This Hoboken411 smear was born 15 days before the 2011 Municipal election in Hoboken.
In that election, 2nd Ward Councilwoman Beth Mason's challenger was Tom Greany.
On Tuesday, April 25, 2011 at 2:20 PM , Mason "business partner" James Barracato sent an email to Lane "not a political operative" Bajardi titled, "Surprise!"
The email had an attachment...
|Greaney Bankruptcy documents- page 1 of 38 pages|
At 11:44 PM, Lane Bajardi sent the bankruptcy documents to Hoboken411 (start at the bottom):
At 12:08 AM on April 26, Lane Bajardi notified James Barracato that he is "working on this now with Perry."
At 12:28 AM, Barracato emailed Bajardi that he will obtain video file of Greany for him from another Mason political operative, Ryan Yacco. Yep, it takes a village to execute a political smear for Beth Mason.
On Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at 1:48 AM Lane Bajardi sent Hoboken411 this message: "the copy is done. Just scanning for final edits/proofreading now" :
Not only did Lane Bajardi write the copy for the "Hoboken411 Exclusive," he directed Hoboken411 on the graphics, videos, graphic placements, video placements, page jumps and commented below under one of his admitted screen names:
On April 28, 2011: political operatives Lane Bajardi and James Barracato provided a clarification to the "Hoboken411 Exclusive":
Lane Bajardi sent Hoboken411 an update on Sunday, May 8, 2011- literally, election eve:
Well, folks, there you are...
The birth of a smear job on Hoboken411.com.
You know, a Hoboken411 smear job has many fathers, but only one mother. This is but one example. There are so many more, ghostwritten by the "not a political operative" guy and his political operative cohorts.
Oh yeah, this "not an operative" guy sued me and a dozen others for telling the truth. He wanted $2,000,000.