Profile: Andrew Yang, New York mayoral candidate
A recent tweet showing Yang confusing a convenience store with a bodega – one of NYC’s beloved corner shops – led to a deluge of social media scorn, but his campaign is going strong
Name: Andrew Yang
Appearance: bright eyed, tie-less and smiling
Newsworthiness: the political curiosity that emerged during last year’s US presidential primaries has translated into a commanding lead in the race to be the next mayor or New York
Andrew Yang held two bottles of chilled green tea up to the camera and shook them. “Breakfast of champions,” he said giddily from behind a mask bearing his name in the ...