Posts tagged "Eliot Ness"

"Untouchable" at the Cub's Losers Convention

"Untouchable" at the Cub's Losers Convention
We put the debit card in the box for parking, and it told us that it was going to be twenty dollars and not the cheaper amount displayed at the entrance of the parking lot. The reason: “A Special Event”. What “special event”? When we entered the Hilton and Towers, on South Michigan Avenue, we... Read more »

Channeling Uncle Al Scarface -- "I was Bad, but now I'm Good."

Channeling Uncle Al Scarface -- "I was Bad, but now I'm Good."
“Look at my mug and tell me I ain’t good!” — Channeled from Al Capone This morning, I was reading some info on the site of the “other major daily” in Chicago, which shall go un-named, because they do not have a blog site similar to the “other, other major daily”  in Chicago, the Trib.... Read more »

On Chicago's Mob Trail...

On Chicago's Mob Trail...
Now it’s become an obsession — digging up the dirt and locations of Chicago’s infamous and dead mobsters.  And the guys who battled them. Last visit was to the house  of  Al Capone’s nemesis, Eliot Ness. Ness was  the Chicago Treasury agent  and home-town Chicago boy who isn’t getting any respect, while Al’s gangster star... Read more »
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