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Mayor Adams’ mantra since taking office is that his administration gets stuff done. It would serve him well to focus more on living up to it, getting done those things that he got elected on, and enjoying a little less on the glitz and glamour he’s availed himself of since taking office.

Don’t get us wrong — it’s great to have a mayor who enjoys nightlife, likes being around people and loves the city. Adams’ predecessor was a misanthrope who preferred to wander alone, went nowhere he didn’t have to go and made clear that he was constantly disappointed in the people of the city for not recognizing his greatness. At least Adams’ ego comes with more joy than anger.

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