The Prime Minister meets the Kingfish

The Prime Minister meets the Kingfish

Here come the Kingfish, the Kingfish. Friend of the workin’ man. The Kingfish, the Kingfish. The Kingfish gonna’ save this land. Randy Newman The Kingfish Never let the truth get in the way of a good story....

Carmine Persico

On This Day in 1933 Carmine Persico was Born

Carmine John Persico Jr. was born on the desolate streets of Red Hook, Brooklyn, on August 8, 1933. The neighborhood struggled through the Great Depression, however Persico’s father working as a legal stenographer, brought home a steady...