Sunday, November 4, 2012

Devastated Rockaways Residents Lash Out at Bloomberg During Unannounced Visit

Poor storm response, probably Bush's fault. Remember Katrina reflected badly on Bush, but oddly enough, the media is trying to make Sandy reflect well for Obama. I wonder why that is...

"Storm-ravaged and weary Rockaways residents cornered Mayor Bloomberg yesterday to angrily demand more aid for their devastated neighborhood.

“When are we gonna get some help?” blasted one desperate woman, who had to be held back by the mayor’s security detail as Bloomberg stood by with a deer-in-the-headlights look.

“When are we gonna get some f--king help?” she demanded.

“There’s old ladies in my building that don’t got nothing,” lashed out a man on video caught by a NY1 reporting crew.

Bloomberg’s trip to the Rockaways wasn’t announced and wouldn’t have been caught on cameras if the news crew hadn’t happened to run across him. Back in City Hall, he expressed sympathy with the residents’ plight.

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