Legendary Gangster Al Capone died of syphilis even though penicillin was available at the time. “Big Al” had a pathological fear of needles that prevented him from seeking a cure.
Very impressionable to public art, Michael poses before the 1998 Hubertus von der Goltz sculpture "The Crossing," just north of Chicago's Loop on LaSalle Street.
Michael embodies a unique and remarkable blend of riveting
performer and serious scholar and weaves together fascinating stories
of the city's architecture, art treasures, and movie locations with hilarious
tales of its colorful past.
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