1. BLOOMBERG vs. NRA. New York's mayor spells out a plan to break the National Rifle Association's grip on politics: "It’s impossible to support police officers and law enforcement agencies and also oppose giving them the tools they need to keep guns out of the hands of dangerous people."
2. TIPPING POINT. The New York Times is now supported more by readers than by advertisers, according to New York Magazine.
3. 'IT TRAPPED ALL THESE PEOPLE HERE IN THEIR CONDOS.' Ben Meyerson on WBEZ-FM 91.5, discussing the plight of Chicago parents whose plans to move to the suburbs have been dashed by the real estate downturn.
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