Author R.J. Nelson on life, career, and “Dirty Waters” book

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Rick Kogan alongside author R.J. Nelson

Author R.J. Nelson joined Rick in the studio to talk about his book, “Dirty Waters: Confessions of Chicago’s Last Harbor Boss,” which shines a light on the ‘wretched bog’ of his time as a harbor boss. He shared shocking stories about sketchy bribes, told Rick about his very favorite Chicago harbors and explained how his love for Chicago drove his career.