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The Preelection Honeymoon of Eric Adams

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From Met Gala afterparties to Monaco (yes, the country) to Michael’s, the midtown restaurant where people go to see elite media personalities and not eat a $34 Cobb salad, our next mayor is having a very rich and very social version of the spicy vaxx summer and fall we all meant to have.

Barring his death or a truly wild act of God, Eric Adams will be elected mayor of New York City in November and will take office on New Year’s Day.

He is the opposite of a lame duck. For months now, he has been the most sprightly duck around town.

His unelectable Republican opponent is Curtis Sliwa, a street mercenary and former mob kidnap victim who lives with either 16 or 17 cats.

Even so, Adams is aggressively fundraising for this nonelection, with a grand tour of New York City’s richest, most wonderful, and sometimes most awful people. Ladies and gentleman, your next mayor!

It was nice running into NYC Mayoral Candidate/Brooklyn Borough President @ericadamsfornyc at Michael's Restaurant recently! pic.twitter.com/NwMqWRDwZG

Back in mid-August, he entered a “meet-and-greet marathon,” as Jerry Levin threw him a fundraiser in Westhampton where Mr. Levin also pimped his water brand (we won’t name it!). He was asked about anti-Semitism on a visit to........

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