Spin Cycle

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In Brooklyn's 27th S.D., Republican moves closer to a win

Sounds like Republican David Storobin moved a step closer to being ruled the winner against Democrat Lew Fidler in the nasty campaign for the Senate seat formerly occupied by felon Carl Kruger. Early details here.

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Which was the most fevered lunge for self-promotion by a power player?

Hollywood actor and director Danny Glover urging New York City to keep horse carriages. Actress Edie Falco making a TV ad to abolish horse carriages. Ex-Sony exec Mitch Singer, last week: “Why do so many believe that this is Sony’s war to fight?"

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