Peter Vallone Calls Ellen Barkin a ‘Twit’ After Anti-NYPD Tweet Tirade

Councilman Peter Vallone Jr. was not amused by actress Ellen Barkin’s anti-cop Tweets this week. Ms. Barkin sent a stream of posts criticizing the NYPD and Mayor Bloomberg after she saw police officers arresting Occupy Wall Street protesters while walking home on 13th Street and 6th Avenue in the wee hours of New Year’s Day. Councilman Vallone responded to Ms. Barkin’s Tweets with a post of his own on his Facebook page yesterday. “The NYPD anxiously awaits your apology. Twit,” he wrote.  Read More