Dov Hikind http://wamc.org en NY assemblyman stands by 'Afro-costume' http://wamc.org/post/ny-assemblyman-stands-afro-costume <p></p><p>ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A veteran New York Assemblyman says he meant no offense when he wore blackface makeup, an Afro wig, and a basketball jersey to a costume party.&nbsp;</p><p>Democratic Assemblyman Dov Hikind&nbsp; tells CBS Newsradio 880 in New York he doesn't regret the costume he wore to a party he recently held at his home in Brooklyn for the Jewish holiday of Purim.</p> Mon, 25 Feb 2013 21:49:18 +0000 Dave Lucas 58551 at http://wamc.org NY assemblyman stands by 'Afro-costume'