In 2001, Rudy Giuliani put on a skit of The Godfather. The cast is now riddled with links to crimes.

Rudy Giuliani.
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The theater world is full of superstitions and curses — let Rudy Giuliani's production of The Godfather: The Musical be added to their number. Journalist Tom Robbins dug up the old cast list, with a handful of sharp-eyed Twitter users pointing out that seven people on the list have been indicted since the 2001 skit:

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Jeva Lange

Jeva Lange was the executive editor at TheWeek.com. She formerly served as The Week's deputy editor and culture critic. She is also a contributor to Screen Slate, and her writing has appeared in The New York Daily News, The Awl, Vice, and Gothamist, among other publications. Jeva lives in New York City. Follow her on Twitter.