Weiner: Decision on mayoral run coming 'soon'
May 17th, 2013
12:37 PM ET
10 years ago

Weiner: Decision on mayoral run coming 'soon'

New York (CNN) – Anthony Weiner will announce soon whether he's running for New York City mayor, the former congressman said Friday.

He's already said he's eyeing a run, and has taken steps signaling he'll jump into the race, including publishing a detailed policy document about his plans for the city.

Filed under: Anthony Weiner • New York
January 6th, 2009
08:00 PM ET
14 years ago

Ferrell taking Bush spoofs to Broadway, HBO

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NEW YORK (CNN) - Will Ferrell, the man who invented "strategery" and other Bushisms, is taking his spoofs of the 43rd president to Broadway and HBO.

The "Saturday Night Live" veteran will star in "You're Welcome America: A Final Night With George W. Bush" at New York's Cort Theater, with previews in line for Inauguration Day.

The show will take a chronological look at Bush's life - from his college days and time as the governor of Texas to the 2000 race for president and his two terms in office.

Ferrell, who poked fun at the president will his successful impersonations on "SNL," told CNN he likes that Bush "never thinks he's wrong."

"He's arrogant with a school-boy attitude, and combine that with the fact that he is commander in chief - and, unfortunately, it's very funny."

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