by Ben Yakas

“Yesterday, a DNAInfo report suggested that the increased number of stop-and-frisks throughout the city has had no evident impact on the number of shootings that have occurred.  Although he’s loathe to badmouth a policy he has championed time after time, Bloomberg did admit that stop-and-frisk hasn’t been perfect:  ‘It’s worrisome,’ the mayor said about the frozen number of shootings.  Wait, so you’re telling us that manhandling 72-year-olds ISN’T stopping murders?”