Presidents from New York

I had a great guest speaker in my NYU journalism class today, who recently did this fun little piece about New Yorkers becoming president for WNYC.

Turns out that in “in the 227 years the United States has had a president, six have been from New York.” To hear the full story, click here.


Hamilton Debates

What’s more New York than Broadway? Nothing. And what’s a bigger spectacle than a GOP debate? Nothing.

Only logical solution: bring the two together. WYNC’s Brian Lehrer Show did just that – with this ingenious mashup of  Hamilton and a Republican debate. Prepare to be awed.

[Brian Lehrer Show]