Aired 6 months ago 1:33
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Aired 3 weeks ago 17:30
The execution of Louis Lepke Buchalter
Louis â€œLepkeâ€ Buchalter was a 1930s New York City racketeer. Authorities believed Albert Anastasia appointed him to run his Murder, Inc., enforcement squad. Crime buster Thomas Dewey will set his sights in Lepke as an... The post The execution of Louis Lepke Buchalter appeared first on Gangland Wire.
Aired 10 months ago 27:49
13: Bonus 02: The Crackdown
For years, the mob was able to rule New York, Chicago, and many other cities, free to run gambling rackets, flood the street with drugs, and corrupt officials to their liking. Until the law enforcement got wise and turned up the heat. How Thomas Dewey, RICO, and undercover operations finally took a stand against the mob and ultimately worked to bring it down. Our sponsors for this episode are [Button Man by Andrew Gross](http://www.andrewgrossbooks.com/button-man/) from [St. Martin's Press](https://us.macmillan.com/smp/) and [RobinHood](https://mafia.robinhood.com/). Mafia's theme is "Spellbound Hell" by [Damiano Baldoni](http://damianobaldoni.altervista.org/index.php/en/). Music in this episode is "Misery" and "Life" by Damiano Baldoni; "Universe in Hands", "visium", and "Scenery" by [Kai Engel](http://damianobaldoni.altervista.org/index.php/en/); "She Wolf in My Heart" by [Sergey Cheremisinov](https://www.s-cheremisinov.com/); "Dances and Dames", "Unanswered Questions," and "Cool Vibes" by [Kevin MacLeod](https://incompetech.com/). Licensed under [Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License](https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).
Aired 5 months ago 133:35
The Weekly Roast and Toast 2-26-19
Weâ€™ll bring two legendary icons together in one show â€“ Pikachu and Michael Jackson! Weâ€™ll give our reaction to the second â€˜Detective Pikachuâ€™ trailer and discuss the controversy behind the upcoming â€˜Leaving Neverlandâ€™ documentary.