De Blasio an Inch Taller Than Previously Thought


Mayor Bill de Blasio has long said he was 6-foot-5, a height skeptics said was probably not his true stature. Turns out, The New York Times reported, they are right. The mayor is 7/8 of an inch taller. “The man I’ve known for 22 years is not what he appears to be,” said his wife Chirlane McCray after the tape measure test.