did he just say “plantation of New York City” ?—
(@Azi) January 01, 2014
Yes. Yes, he did. The “he” was Reverend Fred Lucas, senior pastor at the Brooklyn Community Church. He was giving the invocation at Bill de Blasio’s mayoral inauguration.
Assemblywoman Betty Ann Canizio was offended:
She was not the only one:
Welcome to the Bill de Blasio administration. Too bad Marion Barry lives in Washington DC. He would fit right in.