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Michael Patrick MacDonald

Revisiting Southie's culture of death

By Michael Patrick MacDonald
October 11, 2006

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ATTENDING "The Departed," I made sure to sit on the periphery of the theater, far from the titillated gasps and chuckles of any gangster noir voyeurs that I assumed filled the theater. I made sure I was close to the emergency exit, should I have to escape another Southie criminal story meant to entertain people in their plush reclining seats ... (Full article: 913 words)

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