The Animal Liberation Front: Heroes, Terrorists, or Assholes?

We recently entered into a dialogue with the Animal Liberation Front (ALF) about some of the tactics they employ to advance their cause. Basically, we think they are misguided, especially in the use of destructive methods such as dumping acid into the environment and creating needless waste by wanton destruction of property. The ALF published(…)

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The Animal Liberation Front: Heroes, Terrorists, or Assholes?

We recently entered into a dialogue with the Animal Liberation Front (ALF) about some of the tactics they employ to advance their cause. Basically, we think they are misguided, especially in the use of destructive methods such as dumping acid into the environment and creating needless waste by wanton destruction of property. The ALF published(…)

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KTM North America Recalls Off-Road Motorcycles Due to Fall or Crash Hazard

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of product: Off-Road Motorcycles Units: About 6,117 Importer:(…)

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Hell on Earth

Those people who have a hard time believing in man-made environmental destruction need to go to hell. In this case, Picher, Oklahoma. Once a powerhouse of lead mining, the town now boasts the title of the most toxic place in America. Huge piles of cancer-causing mine waste surround the town, and although residents were warned(…)

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Dashiell Hammett’s Short Story: Arson Plus

Dashiell Hammett was born in 1894. Dropping out of school at age 13, he worked various low-paying jobs including stints as a freight clerk, railroad laborer, messenger boy, and stevedore. In 1915, he began as a detective for the Pinkerton Agency. Using his experiences as a detective, he began writing and his first story was(…)

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