In addition to his award [from the Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Corporation], Mr. Blankfein may have picked up a kindred spirit in [former Governor] Paterson. During a lull in the cocktail hour, he and the former governor were spotted arguing over who was more unpopular among the general public.
“I told Lloyd, ‘You’ve been kicked around more than anyone!’ ” Mr. Paterson later recalled. “And here I thought I was No. 1.”
Can’t Take The Brooklyn Out Of Blankfein [Dealbook]