Tag Archives: Michael Bloomberg

• Bloomberg’s Next Target: Booze?

Bloomberg’s Next Target: Booze?

First, New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg went after smoking in public places, then trans fats, salt and sugary drinks, now, he reportedly wants to crack down on alcohol sales, according to a planning document obtained by theĀ  New York Post. The city Health Department’s far-reaching Partnership for a Healthier New York City initiative proposes […]

• Aaargh. Beer on the rocks?! Bloomberg does the unthinkable

Aaargh. Beer on the rocks?! Bloomberg does the unthinkable

Mayor Bloomberg likes his beer cold — really cold. Standing inside the just-expanded Brooklyn Brewery yesterday, the mayor revealed that his unorthodox approach to drinking beer requires ice. “I actually put ice in my beer,” the mayor said. “Most people don’t.” Hearing a gasp from the crowd, he explained: “I know. I’ve always done it. […]