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Remembering Mario Cuomo

Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo kisses his father, Mario Cuomo, as he celebrates after defeating Republican challenger Rob Astorino, at Democratic election headquarters in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
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Former New York Gov. Mario Cuomo — the father of current New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo — died Thursday. He was 82. Friends, fellow politicians and those who covered him were quick to post their memories of the man on Twitter.

Here are a few.

Here are some amazing snippets from his career.

And here is some additional reading for those interested in falling down a rabbit hole.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/posttv/national/former-ny-governor-mario-cuomo-dies/2015/01/02/a42d2053-9820-4304-99f2-9372c3ce1b15_video.html

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