Former New York City mayor Ed Koch was here to promote his new book, Buzz. He had lots to say on how to get it—and why most people don’t (“You talk when you have something to say that somebody would be interested in!”) … Check out his Video View.
I asked Mayor Koch about Hillary Clinton’s chances in the presidental race. Although he’s a big supporter, he talked about the negative reaction she often gets. He attributes it to women who “resent the fact that she stayed with him (Bill) after he diminished her in so many ways.” His advice: Do an intimate TV interview to address that issue straight on. And if Mayor Mike Bloomberg steps into the race? “I’m for Hillary in the Democratic Primary but if Michael Bloomberg enters the race, I will choose whoever will make the better president … I don’t have to make the choice now but I have no doubt he will be running.” Spoken like a true politician.
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