Posts Tagged ‘Donald Trump’

Trump Says He’s OK with Casinos in New York

Written by City & State on . Posted in Breaking News

From City & State’s Heard Around Town, May 8, 2012: Donald Trump recently revealed that he has no plans to fight the legalization of commercial casinos in New York – but since he’s not really in the casino business any more, it appears to be a moot point. The real estate developer, reality TV personality and one-time presidential [&hellip
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A History of Bad Bets

Written by City and State on . Posted in Politics

By Andrew Hawkins Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the Legislature may be banking on legalized casinos to help buoy the state’s economy, but history suggests the industry attracts corruption and scandal just as much as jobs and development. “NYPIRG does not have a position on casino gambling, but we feel that the history of corruption on [&hellip
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Tantrums Will Get You Everywhere

Written by admin on . Posted in On Topic OTDT, Opinion and Column

Donald Trump’s The Celebrity Apprentice, shot right here in Manhattan, raises money for charity, which is a good thing. The bad thing is watching the means to the end, which is akin to watching the sausage being made. What started out as a pretty entertaining contest show eventually made me cringe from the participants’ behavior, [&hellip
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