Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Arthur Avenue Italians Put Hit Out On McCain/Palin Campaign

CUNY Graduate School of Journalism student Rachel Senatore hit the streets of Little Italy to talk politics with the locals.

According to Senatore's piece, the blue-collar residents of this old-school Italian enclave of the BoogieDown are feeling the love for Obama.

Click here to read more.

~ErLu

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Nice use of 'hit' to deepen the stereotype of Italian Americans as mobsters...

Rachel H. Senatore said...

Thanks for posting a link to my article!

And, I assure everyone, no one I spoke with threatened a "hit" on anyone...!

The people I talked to were simply residents concerned about the state of the local economy and looking for someone new.