The Taylor Swift ‘Welcome to New York’ Clip that Should’ve Been Released [VIDEO]

Posted on: October 31st, 2014 at 6:08 am by

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Love or loathe, Taylor Swift is here as our “Global Welcome Ambassador,” to help attract hordes of tourists to town. Her “Welcome to New York” clarion call is bullshit bubblegum, and is raising choruses on both sides. Indeed, nothing riles New Yorkers like a phony.

Longtime Lower East Side documentarian Clayton Patterson just released his own take on the matter. The local luminary and his people spliced archival neighborhood footage into the official NYC pitch video. It’s definitely worth two minutes of your time.

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