Thursday, August 04, 2005
Get outta town
"Best-Selling Book Names New Yorkers As Among Those Harming America
BY JACOB GERSHMAN - Staff Reporter of the Sun
August 3, 2005
New York City, the center of commerce and culture in America, also happens to be home to a plurality of the country's most caustic, destructive, and dangerous citizens, according to a bestselling book.
Columbia University president Lee Bollinger, Columbia history scholar Eric Foner, presidential candidate Al Sharpton, and inveterate political adviser Robert Shrum are among the New Yorkers who show up in Bernard Goldberg's "100 People Who Are Screwing Up America (and Al Franken is #37)." The polemic is no. 3 on the Book Standard's list of nonfiction best sellers, and rising."
Look, folks, we're ready to leave when you are. Secession anyone?