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Public Enemies

Or: I Am A Fugitive From The History Channel.

John Dillinger looked like a wolf; Johnny Depp is a ballroom sheik. Billie Frechette was Dillinger’s moll, small, plain, and scrappy; Marion Cotillard is a blank beauty searching for a character. 358 more words


4 Infamous Getaway Cars

In film and TV, getaway cars have captured our imagination. We think of them being used for daring escapes and can’t help but praise the driver’s ingenuity. 376 more words


John Dillinger's Dick.


Some seventy years ago

Ray was a Catholic kid at Holy Redeemer,

a DC school with nuns in black and white,

girls who flashed bare chapped knees… 320 more words

Adrian Fogelin

New Dillinger Molls

Brady gave me a diamond. I always considered we were married. He didn’t kill a policeman. He was sweet and kind. He was good to me.

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Like Its Namesake, John Dillinger Museum Meets Sudden, Shocking End

CHICAGO (CBS) — A northwest Indiana museum dedicated to a popular Depression Era gangster was shut down almost as suddenly as its namesake was taken out leaving a Chicago theater more than 80 years ago. 568 more words


The founding of the FBI

On July 26, 1908, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is born when U.S. Attorney General Charles Bonaparte orders a group of newly hired federal investigators to report to Chief Examiner Stanley W. 845 more words