Bloomberg Loves Bloomberg On ‘New Yorker’ Cover

Mayor Mike: I Like What I See In The Mirror

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all? According to New Yorker Magazine it’s Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

Bloomberg is featured on the cover of the current issue of the magazine gazing lovingly at himself in a heart-shaped mirror surrounded by champagne and chocolates.

“I thought it was cute,” Bloomberg said. “I’ve said this a thousand times: I like what I see in the mirror.”

WCBS 880 reporter Rich Lamb with reaction from his honor

Bloomberg also said he is pretty proud of himself being one of only a handful of people depicted on the magazine’s cover. President Barack Obama and the pope have also had the honor.

Bloomberg tells Juliet Papa what he thinks about the cover

“If I am in that company, boy, I guess I should have a very big smile on my face,” Bloomberg said.

Without a blush Bloomberg admits life for him is pretty good.

“I work as hard as I can and my kids have turned out great,” Bloomberg said.

What do you think of the cover? Right on or simply satire? Sound Off in our comments below!

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  • Jets Fan

    Bloomberg is a megalomaniac J@rk

  • roy

    Gloomberg should be ousted from office !

  • James

    As a native New Yorker, I am proud that Michael Bloomberg is our Mayor. What I truly want to know is what does he do with his annual $1 paycheck? Does he cash it or frame it? Also, kudos to him for naming bridge after Mayor Koch. Much deserved.

    • roy

      He uses the paycheck to clean his behind !

  • Fred

    This is preparation for his Presidential run.

  • Jamie Kellerhan

    He and the almost late Mayor Koch love only real estate developers
    that tore up heretofore real ethnic interesting neighbor hoods
    for for hotels and hi rise ” luxury” buildings.all creating a
    New York City that remains segregated not just by race but
    by income.

  • Jeremy

    MB loves New York, the Rich New York, that is. Hobbling the city with bike lanes that don’t work and sitting picnic tables in the middle of the street. He is a rich, self-satisfied arrogant, piggish man.

  • NewMayorPlease

    ignatz- Very funny and true!!!

  • SickofBloomberg

    I just threw up in my mouth a little. OK, a lot.

  • HUGO

    Bloomberg is a Red Sox fan and a Patriots fan. He should be sent back to Boston immediately and never allowed to set foot in NYC ever again.

  • ignatz

    This guy truly is detached from reality.

    The proper interpretation is that Mike is the only one who loves Mike. The rest of New York City … NOT !!

  • Jane Doe


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