As the mayor loses control of the city's schools, his old rival, the governor goes out of his way to help him regain it. Meanwhile, a subway derailment could actually derail both the mayor and the governor as both have previously gone out of their way to blame each other for the subway's woes. All the other candidates are sitting back and letting the political train wreck take center stage. This week's installment of the 2017 New York City Mayoral Candidates Power Rankings sees Nicole Malliotakis holding on to the top spot. READ MORE
Mr. C, Bob, and Chad continue to maintain the most intense negative relationships. READ MORE
The only major change since last week is that Bob has a new friend in the Woodsman. READ MORE
"Social Q's" is Philip Galanes's advice column in the New York Times. Every Tuesday in Anti-Social Q's, I will answer the same questions as "Social Q's," with a greater regard for the sad state of the human condition.
This week Philip deals with a variety of issues. Someone does not want to read someone else's political views, some guy does not like hugs, a friend wants to loan a friend some money, and a woman wonders whether she should reach out to her in-laws.
A blast. A blast that lasts.
Sand is soon glassed. Glassed, with all the thermonuclear power amassed. READ MORE