Lady Gaga’s Dad Unleashes Twitter Fury on Health Department

One bad potato spoils the whole bin.
One bad potato spoils the whole bin. Photo: Art Smith

He previously went to the press when he had issues with the Health Department, but Joe Germanotta was apparently so angered after Joanne Trattoria on the Upper West Side was inspected last week that he decided to vent and offer his side of the story on Twitter. In some nineteen-odd tweets spanning everything from rotten potatoes to ice scoops, the restaurateur singles out “corrupt” officials by name and badge number, and even implores Bloomberg to give him a call so they can advance the cause of food safety together, or something like that. [Daily Mail via Eater NY, Earlier, Related]