Category Archives: Organized Crime

AHC: Mafia’s Greatest Hits- Sam Giancana

Source: The New Democrat “Mafia´s Greatest Hits Sam Giancana” From AHC Sam Giancana to me at least was a real life Hollywood gangster. He is the gangster that we see in a lot of the Hollywood Italian Mafia movies the gangster … Continue reading

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Bloodletters and Badmen: Virginia Hill- Mistress To The Mob

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat If you watch the movie Bugsy from 1991 with Warren Beatty playing Ben Siegel with Annette Being playing Siegel’s mistress Virginia Hill, the movie portrays Virginia as much more than … Continue reading

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Mob Video Vault: Mobsters- Benjamin Bugsy Siegel

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat  One of my favorite quotes about Ben Siegel was about his friendship with actor George Raft. The quote being that Ben Siegel was a mobster who wanted to be an … Continue reading

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CBS News: 60 Minutes Presents: Gotti- The Story of John Gotti’s Crime Family From John Jr.

Source: CBS News: 60 Minutes Presents: Gotti- The Story of John Gotti’s Crime Family From John Jr. John Gotti, is not someone who I see as evil. At least not in the pure evil sense like an Adolph Hitler, or … Continue reading

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Jodu Meper: James Whitey Bulger: The Making of a Monster

Source: Jodu Meper: James Whitey Bulger: The Making of a Monster Off the top of my head I don’t know of more successful (and I don’t mean that as a complement) Irish-American mobster than James Whitey Bulger. He is the … Continue reading

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E: Mysteries and Scandals- Bugsy Siegel

Source:E Entertainment– Jewish gangster Benjamin Bugsy Siegel. “Mysteries and Scandals Benjamin Bugsy Siegel.” Originally from E Entertainment, but the video has since been deleted or blocked on YouTube. I saw the movie Bugsy a few nights ago for like the … Continue reading

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Bloodletters and Badmen: Mobsters- Anthony Spliotro: The Enforcer of Las Vegas

“The Life & Death of Anthony Spilotro.” From Bloodletters & Badmen Tony Spilotro was one of the worst pieces of garbage (and I’m being nice here) that was ever produced by the Italian Mafia. I’m not even sure he cared about … Continue reading

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The LIP TV: Byod With Ondi Timoner- Dimitri Logothetis on Sam Giancana

Without Joe Kennedy’s Italian Mafia connections with people like Sam Giancana, would Jack Kennedy ever become President of the United States? I’m guessing not, at least not when he did and had he not of won the presidency in 1960, … Continue reading

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Bloodletters and Badmen: Casino Boss- Frank Lefty Rosenthal

Source:Bloodletters & Badmen– Casino boss Frank Lefty Rosenthal. “Frank Lawrence “Lefty” Rosenthal was a professional sports bettor, former Las Vegas casino executive, and organized crime associate. The 1995 Martin Scorsese film Casino is based on his career in Las Vegas.” … Continue reading

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Bio: Video: Bill Kurtis: Godfathers vs. The Law

This post was originally posted at FreeStateExtra on Blogger, April, 2013 Its seems to me anyway that the only way American Justice could bring down the mob was to put them against each other. Find evidence against someone who they … Continue reading

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