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Tony D (#47681507)
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Lorenzo Brieba
RE: Monk Eastman
Thank you Tony.. for some reason the general public when visiting a cemetery are more intrigued with the past lives and personalities of a gangster or an organized crime figure as opposed to some politician or general.

In the case of Monk Eastman he lived a dual life balanced by an urban setting which showed neither compassion or opportunity for it's citizens during a primitive era devoid of social progress.

My best way in describing Monk Eastman would be a quote from Norman Mailer who stated:
"There was a message sent to us from the frontier, that the outlaw is worth more than the sheriff".
Added by Lorenzo Brieba on Dec 27, 2011 6:57 AM
 

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