Some additional reading December 7th from 20:59 to 23:04:
- How they shot The Godfather | Mail Online – "How's this for an offer you can't refuse: The Godfather Family Album – previously unseen candid pictures revealing how the finest gangster movies of them all were made…and a running commentary from author Mario Puzo how he came to write The Godfather in the first place (he needed the money)"
- Mayor Daley is Parking Himself | Daily Daley: Tracking Mayor Richard M. Daley in Chicago – "Mayor Daley "sold" each parking meter for $1.17 per day over 75 years.
1.15 billion dollars
36,000 meters X 365 days X 75 years = 985,500,000 Meter days per length of contract.
1.15 billion / 985,500,000 meter days = $1.17 per day
Mayor Daley "sold" or "long term leased" each Chicago parking meter out for 75 years at $1.17 per day per parking meter."