Spin Cycle

News, views and commentary on Long Island, state and national politics.

Silda Spitzer talks about what her family eats because we need to know.

Ed Koch tells one of his stories about graffiti from decades ago, undoubtedly with precise accuracy.

Oprah Winfrey went to Times Square after the woulda-been bombing, showing for the first time ever that America isn't afraid to walk around Times Square..

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Long since bounced, ex-leader Newt Gingrich has an idea  about how to subvert the nation's health-care law.

Sarah Palin likes a female Repubilican candidate other than herself -- running for governor to replace term-limited South Carolina adulterer Mark Sanford.