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Could Anyone Ever Fall for This Scam?
Offbeat  (tags: scams, crime, con games, bullshit )

Freya
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
"You will be arrest and taken to the jail by the federal sheriff with no bail by the courthouse! Everything you have will be confiscate by the courthouse, including your home, your car, your driver license, your bank account, your credit card..."
Ethan Hauschultz: 7-Year-Old Buried Alive in 'Coffin of Snow' After Failing to Recite Bible Verses
Offbeat  (tags: homicide, crime )

Farah
- 14 days ago - yahoo.com
Nearly one year on, police have filed charges in relation to the death of a seven-year-old Wisconsin boy who was buried alive in snow as a part of grueling punishment for not being able to recite 13 bible verses.
How An Entire Religion Got Trolled By A Murderous Con Artist(From Dept of You-Cant-Make-This-Stuff-Up)
Offbeat  (tags: society, religion, dishonesty, crime, off-beat, bizarre )

Wilde
- 27 days ago - cracked.com
Mark Hofmann was no ordinary forger,and his criminal career ended in multiple large explosionsThis is the utterly insane story of a man who gave us all a lesson in faking it until you make it,as long as the "make it" is making a bomb(and fake sect texts)
Porch Pirate Nabbed By Off-Duty Brookhaven Officer
Offbeat  (tags: holidays, crime, good cops, police, law enforcement, upbeat )

Freya
- 57 days ago - patch.com
A Brookhaven police sergeant was on his way home when he saw something suspicious. So he conducted one more traffic stop.
Iowa Teen Still Missing 9 Months Later
Offbeat  (tags: crime, missing, missing person, murder, investigation, unusual, suspicious, teen, mystery, Iowa, Centerville, Lineville, Missouri )

Molly
- 82 days ago - kcci.com
On Jan. 22, Sebastian Husted got a ride to work from a co-worker but never made it home. Authorities said they have followed 40 to 50 different leads with no results. Since his disappearance, Husted has missed his birthday & the birth of his first child.
The Five Eyes International Spy Network Is Watching You   video
Offbeat  (tags: International Spy Network, WWII, 9/11, mass surveillance, americans, bizarre, crime, culture, environment, government, humans, interesting, odd, off-beat, society, video, world )

Fiona
- 129 days ago - youtube.com
This is a story about an international spy network which was founded at the end of WWII. After 9/11 this syp network increased to amazing proportions AND it is spying on the citizens of the Five Eyes Nations....that means you.
Japanese Boxer on Death Row Keeps Up the Good Fight
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, crime, death sentence, false accusations, retrial )

Naoko
- 166 days ago - japantoday.com
The former boxer has had anything but an ordinary life: he has been living under a death sentence for half a century, thought to be the longest-serving condemned man.
Sad Animation - The Animals Life   video
Offbeat  (tags: animalwelfare, cruelty, wildlife, society, crime, sad animation )

Barb
- 214 days ago - youtube.com
This is a sad animation of the life of animals as told by the animals. We cannot, and will not, give up on saving God's precious, beautiful, innocent, animals.
Is Trump Objectively Violent?   video
Offbeat  (tags: video on objective violence, examples of subjective violence, Trump, Pence, Clinton, Washington, Mexico, Honduras, Coup de Tat, Gualtamala, americans, bizarre, crime, culture, environment, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, wildlife, world )

Fiona
- 229 days ago - youtube.com
This video explains subjective violence recently ordered by Trump...and we all know about it...but watch the whole video...Trump is objectively violent....but no more other US citizen unaware of US relations with our southern neighbors.
Famous Birthday Today, June 16, 1829, Geronimo, Apache Leader   video
Offbeat  (tags: Famous Birthday, June 16, 1829, Geronimo, Apache Leader, Spiritual Leader, War Leader, Final Resting Place, US Prisoner Of War, americans, crime, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, video, unusual, usa )

Fiona
- 250 days ago - youtube.com
This video shows the final resting place of Geronimo and speaks of his life and the final conditions at the end of his life. Geronimo was a great leader of the Apaches Arizona and the Meixcan Province of Sonora. Look him up for more info. RIP
This Day In History, June 3, 1989 Beginning Of Tiananmen Square Massacre   video
Offbeat  (tags: this day in history, June 3, 1989, Video, Youtube, Tiananmen Square Massacre, China, Bejing, Asia, Violence, Death, Democracy, bizarre, crime, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, society, unusual )

Fiona
- 263 days ago - youtube.com
Chinese troops storm through Tiananmen Square in the center of Beijing, killing and arresting thousands of pro-democracy protesters. The brutal Chinese government assault on the protesters shocked the West. Please note, comment, and forward.
For Friday 13th: Some Of The Ghost Towns In Southern Arizona
Offbeat  (tags: friday 13th, Old West Ghost Towns, Superstition Wilderness, Tombstone, Ghosts, Superstitons, americans, bizarre, crime, culture, humans, interesting, news, off-beat, protection, society, unusual, world )

Fiona
- 313 days ago - desertusa.com
The Superstition Wilderness, Fort Bowie, Pearce, Courtland, Gleeson, Tombstone, Fairbank, Harshaw, Duquesne, Lochiel, Yuma Territorial Prison, KOFA Apache Junction, Arizona is part of the Superstition Wilderness.
The Brutal World of Sheep Fighting: The Illegal Sport Beloved By AlgeriaâEUR(TM)s 'Lost Generation'
Offbeat  (tags: abused animals, culture, sheep, crime, ethics, government )

Sandra
- 367 days ago - theguardian.com
AlgeriaâEUR(TM)s âEUR~lost generationâEUR(TM) has been shaped by years of conflict, unemployment and state repression. Sheep fighting offers an arena where young men can escape the constant supervision
Turning Soybeans Into Diesel Fuel Is Costing Us Billions
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, crime, environment, ethics, government, interesting, news, world )

Kathy
- 400 days ago - npr.org
This year, trucks and other heavy-duty motors in America will burn some 3 billion gallons of diesel fuel that was made from soybean oil. They're doing it, though, not because it's cheaper or better, but because they're required to, by law.
Criminal "Santa" Gets Stuck in Chimney
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, crime, humor, iorny )

Glenn
- 431 days ago - cbsnews.com
Looks like Santa is the one who's a bad boy this year, and what he will get for it won't be a lump of coal.
 

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