Amateur Hour At West Side YMCA Prevented Lloyd Blankfein From Exercising His Civic Duty This Morning

Already exhausted from a massive cleanup and nightmarish commutes to work, thousands of U.S. voters in storm-struck New York and New Jersey encountered confusion and long lines as they tried to cast ballots in a cliffhanger presidential election…Voting at the YMCA on West 63rd Street in Manhattan was delayed because election officials could not find the ballot cards and scanners were not working properly. Among those arriving to vote there was Lloyd Blankfein, the chief executive of investment banking powerhouse Goldman Sachs. He left before voting there began. [Reuters]

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47 Responses to “Amateur Hour At West Side YMCA Prevented Lloyd Blankfein From Exercising His Civic Duty This Morning”

  1. Lloyd says:

    Massive Super-Pac donation > Single Vote

  2. Nervous Jew says:

    Lines make me very nervous.

  3. Abe_Froman_ says:

    I'm shocked this is the first time the "or maybe it was part of a Republican effort to suppress the UWS Jewish vote" tag has been used

  4. L.B. says:

    Democracy is for muppets.

  5. Tancision says:

    Wonder what that finger smells like.

  6. not a racist says:

    The long lines favor the Obama camp, more republicans have to go back to work…this isn't a racist comment. It's a fact ..check the unemployment rate between registered voters of each party.

  7. Guest says:

    I don't know what this country is coming to when C-suite executives at international banks are being discouraged from voting due to long lines.

  8. marc says:

    llyod looks so much like smith character that quit? i am you father

  9. marky says:

    hey didn't he already buy it? oh wait gs owns both sides.

  10. Bejujular says:

    He wasn't intimidated by the New Black Panthers and Chicago Thugz?

  11. Bored and Hungry says:

    Staring contest!

  12. That Guy says:

    Don't want to be THAT GUY, but it's not the YMCA anymore. They changed it to "The Y"

  13. 1st Year M&A says:

    Mitt Romney needs to merge with Barack Obama to survive.

  14. guest says:

    What election are we talking about?
    -UBS political strategy

  15. guest says:

    I dutifully exercise my Civic every morning, on I-95.

    ~UBS MD

  16. 92cd St YMCA says:

    We discourage air drying here.

  17. bbetttieee says:

    i voted this afternoon -the room REEKED of pee

    wanted to vote Roseanne but..

  18. UBS MD says:

    I went to the centre, but just like my UBS access card, my ballot card didn't work either.