De Blasio Threatens to Unleash Locusts on East Side During Daily Show Appearance

Mayor de Blasio filming tonight's episode of The Daily Show. (Photo: Twitter/@marti_adams)
Mayor de Blasio filming tonight’s episode of The Daily Show. (Photo: Twitter/@marti_adams)

Mayor Bill de Blasio took his infamous “dad humor” to The Daily Show this evening, where he took jabs at the Upper East Side and his predecessor Michael Bloomberg, and proved he could eat pizza like a normal New Yorker: with his hands, according to a mayoral pool report.

“What else could we do to the Upper East Side?” asked host Jon Stewart, who earlier had joked about the new mayor shipping snow to the tony neighborhood, where some residents complained about cleanup after last month’s second major snowstorm. Continue reading “De Blasio Threatens to Unleash Locusts on East Side During Daily Show Appearance”

Stephen Colbert Asks Eliot Spitzer About ‘Self-Comptrol’

Eliot Spitzer on The Colbert Report last night. (Photo: ColbertNation.com)
Eliot Spitzer on The Colbert Report last night. (Photo: Colbertnation.com)

Disgraced former Gov. Eliot Spitzer stopped by The Colbert Report last night as part of his comeback campaign for city comptroller–and got quite a beating.

Host Stephen Colbert mercilessly ribbed the former “Luv Guv,” beginning his attack even before Mr. Spitzer had walked into the studio. The brief interview included some of the most pointed questions Mr. Spitzer has had to face since he jumped into the race.

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Herman Cain Describes Watching Sharon Bialek’s Press Conference [Video]

cainkimmel Herman Cain Describes Watching Sharon Bialeks Press Conference [Video]
Herman Cain on Jimmy Kimmel's couch. (YouTube)

Republican Presidential candidate Herman Cain addressed the sexual harassment charges made against him by Sharon Bialek during an appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” last night. Ms. Bialek accused Mr. Cain of groping her fourteen years ago during a surprise press conference with famed attorney Gloria Allred on Monday.

Mr. Cain told Jimmy Kimmel he had “steam coming out of my ears” as he watched Ms. Bialek make her claims. “There’s not a ounce of truth in all of these accusations,” the candidate said. Mr. Cain also described his wife’s reaction to the scandal. Continue reading “Herman Cain Describes Watching Sharon Bialek’s Press Conference [Video]”