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Paul Rose, infamous member of the Quebec separatist group the F.L.Q, died last month.

35 Atlanta area teachers and administrators are turning themselves in to police this morning.

Upcoming auction of Betty Page photos gives us an excuse to look at Betty Page photos.

The topless fight against PTSD.

This article about the current war crimes tribunals in Bangladesh has a great timeline of the country's tragic history.

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Grandmother protects her weed crop by confronting thieves with bear-spray.

People think you have to know someone in order to get a local government job, and they're right.

People think it's conceited for Taos officials to name public buildings after themselves, and they're right.

"I pooped the question. She said yes."

Police are following up on leads as some of Canada's stolen strategic maple syrup reserve surfaces.

Watch (and cry) as these former lab-chimps go outside for the first time.

Forget Gangnam Style, check out this documentary on Mongolian hip hop.

Did Mitt Romney CHEAT at the debate?

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In Florida, it is against the law to annoy a manatee.

Obviously Bat-Girl is for equal pay for women!

On this day in 2000, Slobodan Milosovic resigned.

V.15 No.38 | 9/21/2006

The Real Side

The Belly of the Beast

Live, from the Robert Vigil corruption trial

By Jim Scarantino

I’m sitting in on the Robert Vigil trial. In a room full of blue suits and starched collars, the image that comes to mind is the glow of a colonoscopy monitor. Watching the tracks of dirty money in the guts of a corrupt state government isn’t much different from watching a barium enema work its way through the tail end of the human digestive system.

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