So I was alarmed by the obvious omission in the Politics thread of a conspiracy to game the Mayoral race in NYC. Here I am to save the day... ** Dons Cape and Velvet gloves**
The two parties are colluding to fuck us all over... wait isnt that the politician job description??The corruption complaint that left state Sen. Malcolm Smith and City Councilman Dan Halloran in handcuffs Tuesday was stunning in both its brazen details and the business-as-usual tone of its participants.Halloran, captured on a surreptitious government tape, explained the approach simply last September after allegedly pocketing a $7,500 payoff:
“You can’t do anything without the f------ money,” the Queens Republican declared. “... Money is what greases the wheels — good, bad or indifferent.”
A 28-page federal criminal complaint accused Smith (D-Queens) of masterminding a plot to bribe Republican leaders to support his since-aborted mayoral campaign.
Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/poli...#ixzz2PN2vHoX4
I stand very un-shocked at the news....
When will these fucking animals we bestow our constitutional rights of representation upon cease to be criminal fuckwads?