18 May 2016

All Those Bugsy Siegel Myths Exposed

So much that we know, or think we know, about Benjamin “Bugsy” Siegel is all wrong. Movies and books about this famous mobster, in many cases, have presented a false narrative. We have been led  to believe certain things that are not even close to the truth . First, Bugsy was

21 Feb 2016

Vegas Pays Respect To This Mobster

Anyone who is the least bit aware of the Las Vegas story knows that Bugsy Siegel had his part in the Strip’s development and history. Contrary to Hollywood’s depiction, Bugsy was not the visionary for the Strip. His Flamingo Hotel, that still stands and thrives today, was not the first one