Archive for the ‘Bloomin'(berg) idiot’ Category

All nine people wounded during a dramatic confrontation between police and a gunman outside the Empire State Building were struck by bullets fired by the two officers, police said Saturday, citing ballistics evidence.

Officer Craig Matthews shot seven times. Officer Robert Sinishtaj fired nine times, police said. Neither had ever fired their weapons before on a patrol.

The volley of gunfire felled Johnson in just a few seconds and left nine other people bleeding on the sidewalk.

I spent a good chunk of my life growing up in a town that could pass for Mayberry, hunting by 11, high school and college rifle team, completed the AMTU course (the predecessor to the Sniper School and the AMU) at Ft Benning, lugged an M21 around for eight years, and after the military spent five years in the NOPD reserve and competing in IPSC. Ron White’s spiel above is being vary generous, most metro police would be considered incompetent in any fair evaluation of their firearm skills.

I don’t often reference the New york Times, but you need to read this first:

Bleak Portrait of Poverty Is Off the Mark, Experts Say

Sounds like a more accurate and truthful way to do the measuring, right?
Now read this from the census Bureau:

Update on the Supplemental Poverty Measure

Now answer the question:

Who benefits by quoting overstated poverty numbers?

Could someone please explain to the Bloomin'(berg) idiot the difference between mommies, nannies, Queens, and Mayors?

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg outlined a plan Wednesday to ban the sale of sugary soft drinks larger than 16 ounces at restaurants, movie theaters, street carts and other venues.’s Anthony Fisher took to the streets to ask New Yorkers what they thought about Bloomberg and the ban.