They tawk just like us! People know we’re from Long Island as soon as we open our (big) mouths. Without the edginess of Brooklynese, the Long Island accent is as distinctive as it is irritating. I say it’s time we own it. No, we don’t all sound like Amy Fisher. But some of us do. And some of us sound much, much worse. Whatevah.
Police are bracing for a crowd of up to 13,000 and protesters have already announced plans to hold a peaceful anti-Trump rally outside the venue.
A witness helped apprehend the suspect near the scene less than an hour later.
Edward Korona was also charged with official misconduct, offering a false instrument for filing, making an apparently false sworn statement.
Police caught one suspect and are offering a $25,000 reward for up to four others believed to be involved.
The Long Island-native Piano Man gave the Uniondale arena a fitting farewell as it closes for renovations.