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REMEMBER – The MAFIA Doesn’t Exist!

So said J. Edgar Hoover numerous times…until

November 14, 1957

Stuff happens, John!

TODAY IN HISTORY

(from Refdesk)

The Apalachin Meeting (1957)

The Apalachin Meeting was a summit of some 100 Mafiosi from the US, Canada, and Italy that was raided after their fancy cars and out-of-state license plates aroused the suspicions of law enforcement agents in Apalachin, New York. Fifty-eight Mafiosi, including bosses Carlo Gambino and Vito Genovese, were detained.

Perhaps the most significant consequence of the raid was that it confirmed the American Mafia’s existence(…)

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Joseph “Joe the Barber” Barbara Your Host

Of course, we’ve been told with the arrest and conviction of John Gotti, the Mafia died.  Now we just have to worry about foreign cartels, yadda, yadda…

YEAH.     RIGHT.

 

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About guffaw1952

I'm a child of the 50's. libertarian, now medically-retired. I've been a certified firearms trainer, a private investigator, and worked for a major credit card company for almost 22 years. I am a proud NRA Life Member. I am a limited-government, free-market capitalist, who believes in the U.S. Constitution and the Rule of Law.

Discussion

6 thoughts on “REMEMBER – The MAFIA Doesn’t Exist!

  1. Anyone who believes the Mafia is gone, stand on your heads. It’ll make it easier for them to find you.

    Posted by Rev. Paul | November 14, 2016, 9:27 am
  2. Dealt with them a few years ago in Sicily… Not dead by a LONG shot…

    Posted by Old NFO | November 14, 2016, 9:35 am
  3. Donna Dixon?????????

    Posted by Myrtyl Fuzz | November 14, 2016, 8:03 pm

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