Well, to paraphrase what John Waters once said; criminals look their best in their mugshots. I don’t know how true that might be – and I certainly don’t share his views when it comes to serial killers – but some of the characters in Dangerous Minds‘ compilation Like characters from a Graham Greene novel: Mug shots from 1930’s England looks like something out of a Martin Scorcese film and some, well, just look pretty darn funny. Check it out.
Speaking of Life of Crime, it’s one of my fave tracks from L.A. punkers The Weirdos! Taken from their Destroy All Music EP released on Bomp Records back in 1977. Check it out: