Thomas Kaplan


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As #Irene approaches, a small army of workers is boarding up Bloomingdale's.

. at the State Museum, announcing 30 exhibitions planned across the state to remember 9/11.

My view of Niagara Falls: more neon than nature.

Amazing discovery this morning: there is such a thing as an automatic pancake maker.

Still a line of more than a block outside the Manhattan clerk's office.

Workers now handing out cups of water to waiting couples. #gaymarriage

With the Legislature out of session, has more time to coordinate scenic backdrops.

Reliving my grad school glory days, in search of old iterations of the domestic relations law.

Protesters on both sides of the #gaymarriage issue are filling the hall outside GOP offices.

Another day, another 10 a.m. Republican conference. #gaymarriage

Huge press scrum outside Senate GOP conference.

. at Puerto Rican Day Parade.

Gay marriage rally outside the Capitol. Again, no to be found.

Meant to say yesterday: here's why every New Yorker should wish for a Kentuckian like as a neighbor.

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First peek at cabinet meeting, second in as many weeks.

Cuomo takes the lectern to loud applause. Standard stump speech thus far, highlighting budget achievements.

Lots of folks with "Rural New York is Cuomo Country" buttons. Also, lots of booze:

At the Democratic Rural Conference in Schenectady, where will speak tonight.

Critical question: How many jellybeans are in this jar?!?

The glowing man is Mr. Beck.

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