Red Hook Vendors spokesman Cesar Fuentes talks to Brian Lehrer about the possible impact of Ikea, the problems of the vendors' increased popularity, and how he will miss the "rustic" tents this year. Unfortunately, Fuentes is still vague about a summer '08 opening weekend, but he does hint at a growing vendor movement: "...the important thing to know is that we conquered...in fact, as this continues I think that there are other vendors that would like to do the same thing, not just Latin American vendors, I see a whole movement starting." [Brian Lehrer/Vimeo via Cutlets]
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