Tell Us What You Really Think Of Con Ed, Mr. Mayor

I'm watching you, Con Ed. Don't screw up. Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Bloomberg is sorta kinda vaguely impressed with how Con Ed has not been a complete failure at doing its job of keeping the city powered through the heat wave unlike last year. But he's not ready to pat them on the back quite yet: "So far, Con Ed has not screwed up." Call it the Tiger Mom school of city management, perhaps: A little undermining can go a long way. Let's hope it doesn't get to the berating stage. [Gothamist]