Wall of Shame
Ad from Pepsi from the 1980s
Rizzo the RAT, pizza in hand. Not a horse, lion or tiger.. a RAT! The Muppet’s.
Sal the Sanitation Bear. Not a doctor, lawyer or police officer.. a GARBAGE MAN! Nickelodeon.
Of course mafia based Shark Tale
Mr. Sabitini, on Bob the Builder. He speaks in stereotyped broken English and is a, you guessed it dramatic Pizza Maker.
Nicky Deuce on Nickelodeon
In the News
San Diego Symphony – The group has taken umbrage with the symphony’s recent event titled “The Godfather Live: A Reflection”. The event included a pre-event ‘Mafia Costume Party’.
ONE VOICE fought back against this ad agency in Pennsylvania that used puppets in commercials to degrade Italian Americans. Group says mafia-like car ads stereotype Italian-Americans
Report on 27 Ads that stereotyped Italian Americans (ONE VOICE contributed to the report):
Websites & Games
Godfather 2 – www.ea.com/the-godfather-2
Mafia Site – www.mafiasite.8m.com
Mafia II – www.mafia2game.com
Good Fellow Pizza
Dago Joe’s Detroit, MI http://www.dagojoes.com/
Lil Dagos’ Café Natchez, MS
Items from Restaurants
Boom Burger – Guido Burger
The Blue Parrot Restaurant – Wop Burger
Matt’s Place – Wop Chop
Cafe Pettopia – Dago Fries
Rick’s Deli Café – EG “John Gotti,” SANDWICH
Gaetano`s Restaurant At Gaetano’s in Denver, romanticizing the mob while serving the marinara
Actors / Directors
The Real Housewives of New Jersey
My Big Friggin Wedding
Married a Mobster