Whitey Bulger Beats the System Again

Calling him “a little sociopath” and insisting that he was not, in fact, “a face of the city” of Boston had the opposite of its intended effect.

The reality of James "Whitey" Bulger, now sentenced to two life terms, can't possibly compete with the myth. That was all too clear from the remarks addressed to him at sentencing by the prosecutor and the judge, each in a different way speaking on behalf of the public.

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