The Sheldon Silver Dilemma, the Run-D.M.C. Take on 2008

“So what the heck are we going to do about Shelly Silver, is that the question?” That was Gene Russianoff’s

“So what the heck are we going to do about Shelly Silver, is that the question?”

That was Gene Russianoff’s anticipatory take on the line of questions I posed to him and other congestion pricing advocates for a story in this week’s Observer.

I’ve also got an interview with Queens-born rap legend D.M.C. (of Run-D.M.C.), who likes Hillary Clinton “because it’s gangsta.” Here’s his take on Barack Obama: “On a political, on a Hollywood, political platform, he’s a new player in town. He’s like Run-D.M.C. to the music industry to break into MTV, if I can put it like that.” The Sheldon Silver Dilemma, the Run-D.M.C. Take on 2008