Freddy Votes

Freddy stopped in at a nursing home in Riverdale this morning to cast his vote, promising “a steady diet of ideas” from here on in and sympathizing with a voter who said she needed a drink.

Down the hill, the ad agency Weber Shandwick put a mule and a mustachioed Hispanic man with a broad-brimmed hat in front of “supporters” with “Vote for Juan” signs, promoting the character Juan Valdez as “favorite advertising icon.”

“Tacky to say the least,” said Congressman Jose Serrano. Freddy Votes