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    10/25/2007 3:32:25 AM PDT · by americanflyer1234 · 87 replies · 432+ views
    The bosses of New York's five Mafia families in the mid-1980s came a hair-trigger away from sanctioning a hit on then-federal prosecutor Rudy Giuliani, according to bombshell FBI records made public today. Before cooler heads prevailed - the mob bosses decided by a razor-thin 3-to-2 margin not to try to whack the future mayor and presidential candidate - at least two of the dons argued fervently that the mob-busting U.S. attorney should sleep with the fishes. Bonanno boss Philip “Rusty" Rastelli, Genovese chief Vincent “The Chin" Gigante and Lucchese honcho Anthony “Tony Ducks" Corallo all cast votes to spare the...
  • Family Values: Lesbian Daughter Wants Leniency For Mobster Dad

    04/11/2013 5:15:30 AM PDT · by AtlasStalled · 7 replies
    Friends of Ours ^ | 04/11/13 | Friends of Ours
    Dennis Delucia faces 46 months when sentenced on an extortion conviction, and his lesbian daughter Donna has submitted a letter to Brooklyn federal judge Kiyo Matsumoto in an attempt to humanize the reputed Colombo capo who was supportive of her coming out process as reported by John Marzulli for the Daily News: "My dad accepted me, embraced me and has supported me. His love and acceptance helped me through the rough times and growing pains." Donna now lives in Kentucky with her partner and their 9-year-old boy, and she would like a light sentence for her gangster dad because "I...
  • The Obama Chin Raise

    07/29/2008 9:46:16 AM PDT · by pissant · 17 replies · 1,495+ views
    WithoutPoliticians ^ | 7/29/08 | staff
    This Barack Obama condescending chin raise exists thanks to The Ave. magazine via The Republic blog.
  • Mob boss Vincent “The Chin” Gigante

    12/19/2005 4:54:55 PM PST · by CAWats · 10 replies · 1,269+ views
    The New York Daily News ^ | 12/19/2005 | cawats
    Vincent 'The Chin' Gigante dies THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Mob boss Vincent “The Chin” Gigante, the powerful Mafioso who avoided jail for decades by wandering the Greenwich Village streets in a ratty bathrobe and slippers as part of an elaborate feigned mental illness, died Monday in prison, federal officials said. He was 77. Gigante died at the U.S. Medical Center for federal prisoners in Springfield, Mo., at 5:15 a.m., said prison spokesman Al Quintero. The cause of death was not immediately known, but Quintero added that Gigante had a history of heart disease.