"Nathan Leopold in Stateville Penitentiary, Joliet, Illinois, January 1931." He was half of the duo more commonly known as "Leopold and Loeb". He, along with Richard Loeb, was a University of Chicago law student who murdered 14-year-old Bobby Franks in 1924. They murdered Franks because they wanted to commit a perfect crime.
It’s been almost 400 years since the good ship Mayflower landed in 1620 with the progenitors of a new nation. Estimates on how many little pilgrims they’ve left behind today range from 20+ to 35+ million. Here is a sampling of Mayflower offspring who made good (and a few who might have strayed a bit from their Puritan roots). Looking for… Read more