Who is Eliot Spitzer

Eliot Laurence Spitzer (born June 10, 1959) is an American politician and attorney. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as the 54th governor of New York from 2007 until his resignation in 2008.

Born in New York City, Spitzer attended Princeton University and earned his law degree from Harvard. He began his career as an attorney in private practice with New York law firms before becoming a prosecutor with the office of the New York County (Manhattan) District Attorney. From 1999 to 2006, he served as the Attorney General of New York, earning a reputation as the "Sheriff of Wall Street" for his efforts to curb corruption in the financial services industry. Spitzer was elected Governor of New York in 2006 by the largest margin of any candidate, but his tenure would last less ...
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Sullivanms: another alex gibney documentary that is quite good, this one about the fall of eliot spitzer. another progressive crusader who gave his enemies the ammunition to take him down.
Jaggyish: who else remembers when eliot spitzer was dating a hooker while his wife was dying of cancer and he promised the hooker that dave matthews band was going to play at their wedding? *pls raise hands*
Deborahnoonkes5: pressure is mounting on eliot spitzer to resign following his alleged role in a prostitution scandal.
Viraarmstrong: david alexander paterson (born may 20, 1954) is an american politician and member of the democratic party who was the 55th governor of new york, succeeding eliot spitzer and serving out nearly three years of spitzer's term from march 2008 to the end of 2010.
Kdirectorate: since email is dead, this might need some updating, but is still very good advice: “never write when you can talk. never talk when you can nod. and never put anything in an e-mail.” - eliot spitzer, who didn't follow his own advice.
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Speak Roughly
 by Lewis Carroll

Speak roughly to your little boy,
And beat him when he sneezes:
He only does it to annoy,
Because he knows it teases.

Chorus (In which the cook and the baby joined):-
Wow! wow! wow!

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