‘Straight Up’ Talk About the Shelly Silver Fallout

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So, three guys walk into a bar and … talk about what happens when one of the most powerful men in the state is suddenly dethroned.

Not the funniest “three guys walk into a bar” joke, but that was the topic on the most recent episode of Straight Up, the Brooklyn Independent Media reporters’ roundtable show. This week, Azi Paybarah of CapitalNY and Ben Max of Gotham Gazette joined me for a pint and a helping of speculation on what Sheldon Silver’s fall would mean. Above is one clip. Below are highlights. And you can watch the full episode here.

Watch it on Brooklyn Independent Media