Alec Baldwin right, for once? ‘NYC is mismanaged carnival of stupidity’

Alec Baldwin right, for once? ‘NYC is mismanaged carnival of stupidity’

[Ed. – At most, a case of pot meets kettle…]

Short-fused actor Alec Baldwin flipped out on a pair of cops who busted him for riding his bicycle against traffic Tuesday — and wound up in handcuffs again.

“How old are these officers,” Baldwin groused when he was hauled inside Manhattan’s 13th Precinct to face the music. “They don’t even know who I am.”

Deputy Inspector David Ehrenberg, the commanding officer, had no trouble identifying Baldwin, although it wasn’t from his “30 Rock” TV show or his movies.

It was from Baldwin’s “previous run-ins with the law,” an NYPD spokesman said.

Slapped with a disorderly conduct charge and given a court date, an unrepentant and still-seething Baldwin ranted on Twitter.

“New York City is a mismanaged carnival of stupidity that is desperate for revenue and anxious to criminalize behavior once thought benign,” he wrote. …

Baldwin’s latest blow-up came after he was stopped at 10:15 a.m. by officers asking for identification on Fifth Ave. near 16th St. in the Flatiron District.

Continue reading →


Commenting Policy

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse. Read more.

You may use HTML in your comments. Feel free to review the full list of allowed HTML here.

Facebook Comments

Disqus Comments