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    Dear all,

    A man from Staten Island is speaking on the phone saying:
    "I got a call from a friend of mine who knows the Russians from the dark side of the island."

    What is the meaning of "the dark side of the island"?

    Thanks a lot.

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    The underworld- the criminal/immoral side of life on the island

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    Can't thank you enough

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