Whitey: United States of America v. James J. Bulger

Those familiar with the James “Whitey” Bulger story have been saying for decades how the tale of the ruthless Boston gangster and his look-the-other-way FBI handler is the stuff of Hollywood movies. The attractive, yet wildly violent Bulger grew up in South Boston and quickly rose up the ranks of the Irish mob, while another neighborhood kid who grew up down the street from the mobster, John Connolly, became an FBI agent and ended up recruiting Bulger as an informant. Continue reading “Whitey: United States of America v. James J. Bulger”