Bloomberg Refers to Skype as ‘Snipe’ During Senior-Center Visit

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 12:  New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks during the Empire State Pride Agenda event hosted by Emporio Armani on December 12, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for Giorgio Armani)
Photo: Neilson Barnard/2011 Getty Images

This morning, Michael Bloomberg visited a senior center in Flushing, Queens. While there, Capital New York reports, Bloomberg observed a tai-chi class and watched a Skype sing-along of “Fools Rush In” between residents. While touting the seniors’ able use of technology, he did something only an old person would do and called Skype “Snipe”: