Tina Franzese

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2010

    Sonny Franzese Goes Down for the Count

    ​At 11:45 A.M., shortly after the jury found him and three pals guilty of racketeering and extortion charges, John "Sonny" Franzese, 93, slid his belt out of his pants. The alleged underboss of the Colombo crime family then leaned back in his chair and reached into his pockets. First the walle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2010

    Sonny Franzese's Greatest Shame: Son Made Things Up for Book

    John "Sonny" Franzese​There was another new act presented yesterday in the Mafia opera of Franzese vs. Franzese in Brooklyn federal court, and it brought yet more disgrace on this fabled family. John Franzese Jr. explained why, before he wore a wire for the FBI against his mobster dad, he trie ... More >>

  • Columns

    June 15, 2010

    The Franzeses' Mob Clan Rat Themselves Out

    The Soprano family's got nothing on them