David Paterson Taking His Talents to the MTA Board

NEW YORK - AUGUST 10:  Governor of New York David Patterson attends  HBO's "Hard Knocks: Training Camp With The New York Jets" fan kick-off rally in Times Square on August 10, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Astrid Stawiarz/Getty Images)
Photo: Astrid Stawiarz/2010 Astrid Stawiarz

Former New York Governor David Paterson will be appointed to the 23-person Metropolitan Transportation Authority board by Andrew Cuomo, the Daily News reports, replacing Paul McCartney's wife Nancy Shevell. The position is unpaid, but still has the power to ruin your weekend.