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.



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.