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BIG JIM, WE HARDLY KNEW YE (BUT I THINK WE’LL GET TO KNOW AL CAPONE A LITTLE BETTER)

Episode 2 of HBO’s dazzling new series Boardwalk Empire opens in 1920 Chicago, as thousands gather for Big Jim Colosimo’s lavish funeral. Now, with Big Jim and his objections out of the way, the Chicago mob can turn their primary attention to selling booze, and you may be assured these ambitions will force themselves into the […]