People old enough to remember can recall the utter shock many people felt when a jury acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of using excessive force in the videotaped beating and arrest of black motorist Rodney King. It was April 29, 1992 and hours after the verdict, riots, protests and looting broke out in […]
In 1620, a group of men and women known as the Pilgrims departed England on a boat called the Mayflower in search of religious freedom in the "new world," America. Bedecked in bonnets and buckles, the goodly Pilgrims - lead by Myles Standish - arrived at Plymouth Rock, where they were greeted by Squanto and […]
Michael Franzese, ex-mafia powerhouse and star of the Nat Geo mini-series “Inside the American Mob,” opens up on the mob depiction that bothers him most.