Leopold and Loeb attempt a “perfect murder”

May 21, 1924 Chicago, Illinois Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnap and murder 14-year-old Bobby Franks (pictured with his father) to prove they were "Übermenschen" ("supermen," people whose intelligence far surpasses that of the masses and are thus above the law) Leopold (19) and Loeb (18), sons of millionaires and classmates at the University of…