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New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. Patch file photo.
Sent from my Lear Jet July 12, 2014 at 11:00 pm
Emilia: I would quibble with your use of "...was rampant." I would use "is"Read More because it hasn't stopped--it still continues. Otherwise, a great post.
Sent from my Lear Jet July 12, 2014 at 11:08 pm
Theresa: Please explain how sexual abuse of children by catholic priests is somehow superior theRead More sexual abuse of children as practiced by those of other faith's. Remember you say: "...it pales by comparison."
Theresa Flora July 13, 2014 at 09:02 am
Problem with reading comprehension? Surely you can "google" from your Lear jet.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Patch file photo.
Dons Wife July 11, 2014 at 04:19 pm
@anonymous-July 11, 2014 at 03:41 PM "They can go anywhere they want...it's a free countryRead More after all".---------------------------You got that right but free to who? Hmmm I wonder what your reaction would be if Native Americans, African Americans, Black People and Hispanics try to integrate your community...... I am not telling you to feel guilty about anything but you should be aware of it. And it's people like you, who are so wrong about intolerance-believing that the "other" is always looking for a handout.
Candyee July 11, 2014 at 08:48 pm
Come out of your hiding "Don's wife" ..get your own identity , not hide behind yourRead More husband.
Dons Wife July 12, 2014 at 10:22 am
Anonymous, True we have a President of mixed race in DC and that's great. But, I am talking aboutRead More the town in which you live......
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Steve Green July 10, 2014 at 05:57 pm
The definition of a sociopath: someone who defiantly breaks rules and then feels oppressed by peopleRead More who are abiding by the law. LOL! So let's avoid the sociopathic reactions, OK? Of course, slow drivers should yield the left lane. It's common courtesy and it prevents dangerous passing situations. BUT, every solution has its limit. If you intend to travel at 90 or 100 MPH, you're a danger to yourself and anyone else on the road. A car is only a machine, man! Anything mechanical can happen. Deer also cross the road oblivious to traffic. Consider also how speed itself becomes an addiction. Making the high speeder slow down is like depriving an addict of his/her drug. Sometimes, on the Palisades Pkwy for example, driving in the right lane is dangerous because oncoming drivers don't yield. So for a few exits there, it's reasonable to keep left. The bottom line: control the testosterone surges and have some mutual respect.
peter s. July 11, 2014 at 05:22 am
Someone might have a legitimate reason for being in a hurry such as a medical emergency. Only lawRead More enforcement persons have the right to regulate someone else's speed. The outside lane should be for passing only. Too many road rage incidents result from self righteous drivers imposing their own limits on strangers without knowing their situation.
Steve Green July 11, 2014 at 08:52 pm
LOL! Must be a whole lot of medical emergencies every day, every minute, eh? What is thisRead More "self-righteous" crap? Going over 80 MPH is just plain dangerous. You're quick to call others "self-righteous". But what about your attitude? Entitled. Speed-addicted? Affluenza? Enough name-calling. Let's find some common ground that's also safe to everyone on the road. Job pressures, productivity demands, stressful commutes, economic stress. We are all pressured. Don't take it out on each other. Give the 99% a break and tax the Koch Brothers and their ilk. Then maybe we'd all be a little more relaxed.
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Dons Wife July 1, 2014 at 04:00 pm
Tony-I'm very sensitive to words-we do not " pack them in a crate and ship" 'em. We'reRead More better than that. Hispanics are the fastest growing group in the US and we are going to be in the minority-is that why you're showin' anger?
Tony Patrick July 1, 2014 at 04:11 pm
i just said pack them to upset you hahaahahaha troll
Dons Wife July 1, 2014 at 04:20 pm
I figured :).....talk to you soon on the next Liberal agenda.
Grant Lally, left, and Stephen Labate, right.
Leslie June 26, 2014 at 09:47 am
As per Nassau County Board of Elections website: Representative in Congress 3rd DistrictRead More (VOTE FOR) 1 (WITH 338 OF 338 PRECINCTS COUNTED) Grant M. LALLY. . . . . . . . . 1,659 47.66 Stephen A. LABATE. . . . . . . . 1,806 51.88 WRITE-IN. . . . . . . . . . . 16 .46 Total . . . . . . . . . 3,481 It shows that Labate won without the 500 counted.
TJ Eckleburg June 26, 2014 at 01:56 pm
Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum... who cares
karen from East Northport June 27, 2014 at 06:41 pm
Oh Leslie, I hope you are right!
karen from East Northport June 25, 2014 at 07:17 pm
Still to close to call it people. 500 Ballots still need to be counted.
pbug56 June 25, 2014 at 09:03 pm
Other then one having some military background, is there any practical difference between them?Read More Both have promised to take away health care from the millions of people who finally have it - hardly something I would look forward to. I read a comment from someone that the tea whackers want to eliminate and then replace ObamaCare/RomneyCare with something else - but refuse to tell us what the new program would be, and won't explain how the right wing liked these ideas - created by the right wing think take Heritage Society, until Obama endorsed them.
TJ Eckleburg June 26, 2014 at 03:33 pm
Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum
Zephyr Teachout. Photo credit: Fordham University
knee jerk July 6, 2014 at 06:15 pm
OK, I get it now Tired, Obama blamed Bush the Stupid, Stupid can blame Clinton and Clinton can blameRead More Bush the First or perhaps Monica for upending his pendulum?
Tired of Excuses July 6, 2014 at 07:10 pm
That's politics.......that's why I don't believe any of them.....much better to be independent andRead More not buy into any faux agenda.....
Robert Fishman July 10, 2014 at 09:14 am
KJERK Nice, just make up what you need to fit your position? Bush did not blame Clinton. That is aRead More tactic reserved for the lying Democrat party. No personal responsibility just blame others like a teenager does. If Bush is stupid then Obama is brain dead.
mark June 25, 2014 at 08:17 am
the only reasons this remains illegal is because theres so much money to be made keeping it illegal.Read More Theres tons of money being made in jailing people and even more to be made by keeping it a black market commodity.
BRADY June 30, 2014 at 06:25 pm
Good noew this can be teamed up with all the bogus Disabled Plates and Disabled parking permitsRead More issued by state and city agencies
SCOTT July 8, 2014 at 04:05 pm
Please legalize it quick, my lips itch for a nice smooth water bong with a choke on it, ROLL ROLLRead More ROLL A JOINT, PASS IT DOWN THE LINE, TAKE A TOKE AND HOLD THE SMOKE AND BLOW YOUR FCKN MIND. Light up AMERICA you to Cuomo still.
This hit-and-run crash in Greenlawn left a woman seriously injured last year.  Credit: Steve Silverman
Frank Esposito June 22, 2014 at 09:36 am
Actually Eddie, the way the previous laws were written, there was incentive to run. Be careful withRead More that "police state" talk and save it were needed. Here were do not have issue if you look at it correctly. P.S., if you are wearing a tinfoil hat, please do not reply. Thanks!
Richard June 26, 2014 at 04:21 pm
hit and run should be taken serious and these people should be arrested and maybe lose thereRead More licenses for a certain period.
Robert Fishman July 10, 2014 at 09:19 am
Have a couple wines with your dinner, get in a car, get bagged by a rogue DWI cop a mile from yourRead More home looking for eight hours OT in processing you. Your world is destroyed, misdemeanor record, 5000k in fines, insurance upped 100%, mandatory courses, NYS surcharges in the 1000s and not to mention 5000k on a criminal attorney. Hit and run.....driving without a license.....we here it all the time....license suspended 22 times??? Welcome to NY land of the libs and corrupt.
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Eva Radke June 14, 2014 at 09:33 am
Maybe jilted ex-boyfriends will actually have to pay the consequences for using exes' sexuality as aRead More form of punishment and humiliation. Good.
Jo Keohane June 14, 2014 at 11:12 am
Pearl, I guess the person who is in the picture will decide.
Rods July 7, 2014 at 06:03 am
CAPICU June 17, 2014 at 09:47 am
Harmony with land is like harmony with a friend; you cannot cherish his right hand and chop off hisRead More left. .....Aldo Leopold
Ann Darcy June 17, 2014 at 10:55 am
Sand is a better choice,environmentally, than salt for winter roads. As for fracking, if it must beRead More done le'ts make sure the wells are lined, the drilling does not cause earthquakes and the water supply is protected from hazardous chemicals. That is not hysteria, it is common sense, often opposed by the anti-regulation crowd.
Robert Fishman July 10, 2014 at 09:20 am
JOKE. Why so we need these hacks. Eliminate these no show ticks on the taxpayers back!!
Brian Burke May 13, 2014 at 07:09 pm
The amount being allocated is a drop in the bucket for what is need to correctly fill the potholes.Read More Throwing cold patch or stones with a little tar is not a repair for potholes. Also a shovel of asphalt does not hold. These holes must be properly cut ou and pounded with base materials before putting asphalt and tar edging in order for the repair to last! If you go around the country you will never see such sloppy work done to the roads!
brookhavenconfucius May 14, 2014 at 05:50 am
Tideline May 20, 2014 at 08:03 am
#1 worst state to be a motorist. I'm no longer convinced being this bad is an accident. You haveRead More to TRY to be the best / worst on all these measures. http://blog.timesunion.com/gettingthere/new-york-ranked-worst-state-to-be-a-motorist/6122/ At least Cuomo is doing well at something, being worst and last.
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knee jerk July 3, 2014 at 08:27 pm
No, Igor: If it comes out of their mouths it is the truth. You on the other hand have to proveRead More everything you say. At least that's the way it seemed when I last did jury duty. Hypocrisy.
Igor July 4, 2014 at 06:27 pm
Last time I had jury duty, the judge giving the instructions told us that when listening toRead More testimony, the police testimony holds no more credence than the average citizen. If you fight a ticket, guess who the judge is going to believe?
knee jerk July 4, 2014 at 08:58 pm
My point exactly.
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WompBomp June 13, 2014 at 04:18 pm
T as in Truth June 13, 2014 at 10:35 pm
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T as in Truth June 13, 2014 at 10:37 pm
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Chris April 30, 2014 at 08:21 am
TJ.....the government is involved in every move we make as citizens. Now they tell us where weRead More should live and how we should live. They have the power to bring financial ruin us if we do not comply, at the very least. We pay a huge amount of our income in the form of taxes, and yet we see our infrastructure crumbling here locally as well as nationally. The use of the race card or the civil rights issues are used as an excuse for the fed to gain more power over us. The majority of us were disgusted by sterling a comments about his black players on the NBA. He has been fined and banned by the NBA. Any sponsor who does business with him will be doing their company damage. The system has worked. This racist knows how the majority of us feel. We will soon be regulated to death.
Mike Elks April 30, 2014 at 12:47 pm
What Sterling said was a private discussion or rant he was having in his home with his black girlRead More friend. It was private. When did private conversations become something that could be used against anyone. Here are some public conversations that haven't caused a ripple. How about that black racist NBA star Charles Barkley who said "that's why I hate white people".Any blowback? Nada. How about the ugly bug-eyed puke Spike Lee who said he wished he had a gun so he could kill whites. Anything happen to his going nowhere career? Nothing. How about Jamie Foxx who makes most of his money from stupid white audiences, and his racist rant about that jerk off movie Django. But most importantly, how about the Halloween mask, Al Sharpton. He destroys a man's career over the liar Tawana Brawley and goes on to demand incarceration for the Duke Lacrosse players who had nothing to do with the black whore who falsely accused them. It turns out he's also been an FBI snitch. The FBI doesn't turn anybody unless they've got a lot of dirt on them and Sharpton was as dirty as they come. Anything happen to him. Yep. He was given a talk show on MSNBC and Obama invites him to the WH. Grow up America. This is the result of a radical change in our culture and it's going to get worse as our rights are stripped from us.
joe patch May 9, 2014 at 04:50 pm
Same old....it is always someone else's fault for their own shortcomings....there is no collegeRead More degree in the bottom of a MacDonalds bag or bucket of chicken. Don't like it GTFO and make your complaints to a witch doctor...then they will cut your head off and boil it for complaining. So sick of criminal illegals raiding our country and then insulting everything we do here demanding this and that. But you look crooked at one of them and you will feel the wrath of the Liberal Hacks that have overridden Gods word that all men are created equal....not according to them these criminals that steal from out household budgets everyday are better than us..you get your nose broken and good luck suing a criminal illegal cause they wont bring him up on charges....but you do the same....get ready to do 15-20 years and loose everything you ever worked for....Suff DA spota is at the top of the list of peole who think their twisted way of thinking is above God's. This is the danger of the LIB mind....they are always right...not because of fact but just because they say so and in their tiny little minds it sounds oh so good. No worries about what the reality is...like deficits, debt, and breaking the backs of the hardworking middle class.
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Tass Kandle June 20, 2014 at 10:56 am
They can put fruity/marshmallow flavors in vodka ( product that is KNOWN to kill people) but not inRead More e-cigarettes, a product that I believe saved my life? Sorry but you can pull my cappuccino flavor loaded vape pen from my cold dead lips.
Becky June 20, 2014 at 01:44 pm
Extremely good point, Tass Kandle. Makes me wonder about their real motivation.
Jerry Schmidt June 20, 2014 at 02:58 pm
motivation...."Total control"
smellypants June 18, 2014 at 10:18 am
No man would ever vote for her. You must be a wus.
Concerned101 June 18, 2014 at 11:53 am
Dr. Gene got something right... She's a POS alright.
Bea Conetta June 18, 2014 at 05:54 pm
All the negative comments are probably from men. because their macho nature can't even think of aRead More woman being president of our wonderful country. Unfortunately for all of you, she is extremely qualified, and will be one of our best presidents when she is elected. All of your horrible insults will not affect her at all, because she knows what a storm of false accusations are in her future if she does run. She is tough, and she will not be affected by them. Go girl!! Let the world see what a woman can do that this dysfunctional congress has failed to do.
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MK Smith April 17, 2014 at 10:22 am
Dump Cuomo. Dump Steve Israel.Read More http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2014/04/16/Nancy-Pelosi-House-Republicans-Amnesty
Willie Lester April 17, 2014 at 01:06 pm
I told you once and I will tell you agian, Cuomo can sleep through this election and still beatRead More Robbie Boy.
joe patch April 25, 2014 at 12:37 pm
Maybe Lester. Just saying that herein NY shows how corrupt the political machine has become for usRead More NYers.
STAR dot STAR April 30, 2014 at 01:08 pm
This law will allow every New Yorkers vote to be cast for a candidate not even on the ballot in NewRead More York. It allows for a situation where our votes are to be cast for a candidate who we didn't vote for here in New York. This new law is anti-democratic.
Robert Fishman July 10, 2014 at 09:22 am
Of course they do......they feel they can change anything to suit there needs and further move ourRead More country to the far left.........and then down the tubes just like the Fall of Rome.
Christopher Wendt July 10, 2014 at 11:38 am
There, as in over there? No. They're, as in "they are"? No. Their, as in, belonging toRead More them? Yes.
Leg. Judy Jacobs shows support at a press conference on Monday when the "Smoking 21" bill was signed into law. Credit: Office of the Suffolk County Executive
Rob April 16, 2014 at 08:02 am
Just more government intrusion into our freedoms and what the deal with the E cigs? North ShoreRead More University hospital gives them out free to help people quit smoking. It's just water vapor that people exhale. I dont smoke anymore but i DO hate Cigarette Nazis
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LS April 16, 2014 at 12:19 am
Steve Israel should be ashamed of himself. Ever since he became head of the DemocraticRead More Congressional Campaign Committee, he has moved further and further left. I cannot believe this man is a suitable representative for the electorate of his district. I look forward to voting for his opponent in November.
Archie Bunker April 16, 2014 at 07:04 am
I would like to thank everyone for supporting Congressman Israel. If he is not re-elected, I willRead More lose my unemployment insurance, free health care for my family and will need to find work. By the way, does anyone know if Obamacare covers braces?
knee jerk April 16, 2014 at 08:55 am
It does cover your adult diapers, though Bunker.
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