It’s been seven years since I started following Ken “Popehat” White’s relentless pursuit of a con artist who sent his company a fake invoice.
Finally, the fraudster has received a 108 month federal prison sentence with no chance of parole until he has served at least85% of that.
White puts thisRead More
Fortunately for local shoppers, a manager at a Harris Teeter store in Charleston spotted a man squirting “a bottle of liquid with a bad odor like feces on the produce.“ A police report suggested Hang was a contractor and was angry because he thought the store owed him money.A federal grand jury indicted Hang earlierRead More
By Jasmina Tesanovic Charles Manson, world-famous cult leader and serial killer, died this week in a prison in California, after a life sentence. Ratko Mladic, Balkan war criminal, just received a life sentence in The Hague yesterday.
The two men had some commonalities, although they would likely never recognize their brotherhood, since theyRead More
Leo Lech is suing the police in Greenwood, Colorado for storming his house with a 50-person SWAT team because they mistakenly believed that a man who ran into his house (whom Lech didn’t know) had shoplifted a shirt and two belts from Walmart; the police engaged in a 19-hour standoff that led to theRead More
Charles Manson, the infamous cult leader whose followers killed 9 people in 1969, died today at age 83. The Motherboard Guide To Not Getting Hacked is an excellent adjunct to existing guides (I like EFF’s Surveillance Self-Defense and The Cryptoparty Handbook) to defending yourself against criminals, stalkers, cops, and other potential intruders into your digitalRead More
A gentleman in Ottawa, Canada — eager to get sent to jail in order to sell weed he had packed inside of eight Kinder Surprise plastic egg “yolks” and stored in his rectum — threw a rock at a police car in front of the courthouse. Wish granted. But once inside, his body gotRead More
Breaking into a truck, WCGW ? from Whatcouldgowrong A motorcycle with three riders drives up behind a large truck at night. One of them snaps a lock with bolt cutters, and dismounts the bike to board the bus. But when he steps off the motorcycle, he knocks it off balance, causing the remaining two ridersRead More