Mayor Bloomberg Met His Replacement Bill De Blasio And His Body Language Was Perfect

Truly happy to be there.

1. Mayor Bloomberg met Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio today and he seemed really pumped about the meeting.

Brigid Bergin


Scenes from the first meeting between Mayor Bloomberg and @deBlasioNYC. They’re seated on the stage of the bullpen.

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2. Other photos from the meeting were somewhat less awkward.

Grace Rauh


The Bloomberg and de Blasio pic. No one is smiling.

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3. Of course, the internet chimed in.

Eric Gordon


@rtraister @AnnaHolmes @irin

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4. Oh well, de Blasio don’t care.

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Adrian Carrasquillo is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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