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Mayor Bloomberg shows domestic side, baking with Martha Stewart

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By Jason Fink

He ran a multi-billion dollar corporation before serving two terms as New York City’s mayor, but few probably know that Michael Bloomberg can also bake cookies.

Bloomberg, who is running for a third term, showed off his domestic side Tuesday by taping an episode of the Martha Stewart Show, helping the famous home design and cooking whiz make a batch of oatmeal raisin cookies.

The hour-long episode, which will air May 13, had a New York theme and was filmed in front of an audience that included street vendors, taxi drivers, cops, and firefighters. Other guests included documentary filmmaker Ric Burns, urban garden designed Lynden Miller and the subway bandEbony Hillbillies, who performed.

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