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by Ezra Buckley on July 16, 2016




Confessions of Russia’s ‘Werewolf,’ the Cop Who Became a Serial Killer

August 18, 2018 Crime

Mikhail Popkov told police he preyed on women who were alone and detailed how he sabotaged the investigation from the inside. Link:

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Richard Russell, pilot of stolen Horizon Air plane, had lighthearted tone before deadly crash

August 17, 2018 Crime

He cracked jokes, complimented the professional demeanor of an air traffic controller and apologized for making a fuss. But the friendly tone of a 29-year-old airport worker who stole a commercial plane Friday night, performing acrobatic stunts before a fatal plunge into a thick island forest, belied his desperate actions. “I think I’m going to […]

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1 of 2 last fugitives from 1990s Eugene-based eco-terror cell captured in Cuba

August 16, 2018 Crime

One of the remaining 2 suspects wanted in connection with a string of arsons committed by a Eugene-based eco-terrorism group has been captured. Federal prosecutors said Friday that 50-year-old Joseph Mahmoud Dibee of Seattle, Washington, was captured in Cuba as he attempted to travel to Russia from Central America.

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Aldous Huxley to George Orwell: My Hellish Vision of the Future is Better Than Yours (1949)

August 15, 2018 Mayhem

In 1949, George Orwell received a curious letter from his former high school French teacher. Orwell had just published his groundbreaking book Nineteen Eighty-Four, which received glowing reviews from just about every corner of the English-speaking world. His French teacher, as it happens, was none other than Aldous Huxley who taught at Eton for a spell before writing Brave New World (1931), the other […]

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New Mexico compound boy ‘died during ritual ceremony’

August 14, 2018 Crime

A boy whose remains were found in a remote desert compound in New Mexico died during a “ritual ceremony”, US prosecutors said. Background:

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Criminal History of Mankind

August 14, 2018 Crime

Colin Wilson tells the story of human violence from Peking Man to the Mafia – taking into account the calculated sadism of the Assyrians, the opportunism of the Greek pirates, the brutality that made Rome the ‘razor king of the Mediterranean’, the mindless destruction of the Vandals, the mass slaughter of Genghis Khan, Tamurlane, Ivan […]

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Court docs: Man arrested at NM compound was training children to commit school shootings

August 13, 2018 Mayhem


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Reflexion by Lynette Fromme

August 11, 2018 Crime

New – August 2018  Reflexion  by Lynette Fromme Lynette Fromme’s story of her life with Charles Manson 1967 — 1969 “You likely heard about the murders. This book is what happened before and after them along California’s beaches and bluffs, San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury, the redwoods, Topanga Canyon, Beverly Hills, the Santa Susana Mountains, and the […]

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One of the largest banks issued an alarming warning that Earth is running out of the resources to sustain life

August 10, 2018 Flotsam-and-Jetsam

The planet is running out of resources, HSBC warned in a new note. Earth Overshoot Day — the point in a year at which our demand for natural resources exceeds what the planet can renew — occurred on August 1, just seven months into 2018. HSBC said companies and governments are not “adequately prepared” for climate […]

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Baron von Ungern Mahakala

August 9, 2018 Mayhem
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