bulger


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bulger

(ˈbʌldʒə)
n
1. a thing which bulges
2. (Golf) obsolete a wooden golf club with a convex face
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The man in question is the brutal and sadistic James 'Whitey' Bulger, the real-life gangster, now aged 86, who was allowed to rule Boston's underworld, thanks - in part - to his brother, State Senator Billy Bulger (portrayed in the film by Benedict Cumberbatch), and FBI Agent and childhood friend John Connolly (Joel Edgerton).
You may be wondering what gangster thriller "Black Mass" (2015) about James "Whitey" Bulger (Johnny Depp) has to do with our neck of the woods but you will be surprised to know.
Fitzpatrick, the first witness called by Bulger's attorneys during his 2013 racketeering trial, said he tried to persuade the FBI to terminate Bulger as an informant because the mobster didn't appear to be helping its mission to gather information on the Mafia.
John Bulger, 74, was sent to prison last month for the sexual abuse of a boy he had befriended as he was crying on the street.
JOHNNY Depp has been dismissed as "not evil enough" to accurately portray Irish-American mob kingpin James 'Whitey' Bulger.
July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global restaurant chain Johnny Rockets is pleased to announce the appointment of Joel Bulger as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO).
Bulger tells the sordid tale of the infamous Boston gangster found hiding in plain sight in Santa Monica in 2011--and the corrupt government that enabled him.
Convicted mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger will spend the rest of his life in prison after a U.
US District Judge Denise Casper has set aside two days for family members of the people who were shot, strangled or killed in other ways by Bulger's Winter Hill gang in the 1970s and '80s to have their say before she sends the 84-year-old Bulger to prison, likely for the rest of his life.
FEARED mob boss James 'Whitey' Bulger, the Mafi-oso who ruled the roost over America's underworld, salted away the blood money from his life of organised crime in Birmingham.