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5 Awesome Vigilantes Who Solved Crimes Better than the Cops

http://www.cracked.com

When we hear about a nasty crime being committed, the most common reaction is saying, "Oh no, that's terrible!" and then going back to launching birds through the air on our iPhones. But, while most of us think that it's best to leave the crime fighting to those who are actually trained (and paid) for it, sometimes a normal citizen will decide to take the law into his or her own hands ... and end up doing a way better job than the cops.

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Rotherham council holds inquiry after taking couple's foster children

http://www.guardian.co.uk

An urgent review is under way at Rotherham borough council of the decision to remove three young children from their foster parents because the couple were UK Independence party members.

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Cop Trying To Shoot Dog In Drug Raid Shoots Fellow Officer

http://www.tokeofthetown.com

They've gotten so trigger-happy that in their zeal to kill the animals on drug raids, they're taking each other as collateral damage.

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Homeless man arrested for charging phone in park

http://www.heraldtribune.com

spends day in jail for charging his phone - charges were dropped

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Italian Scientists Sent To Jail For Failing To Predict Earthquake

http://www.techdirt.com

A year and a half ago, we wrote about some Italian seismologists who were being tried for manslaughter after a risk assessment they wrote up, in which they concluded that a series of small earthquakes along a faultline wasn't that serious, and the risk of a big earthquake was not that high. About a week later, a 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck, destroying a bunch of buildings and killing over 300 people.

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The serial killer who killed nobody

http://www.guardian.co.uk

Sture Bergwall (a.k.a. Thomas Quick) confessed to several murders while drugged out of his mind by psychiatrists at a psychatric clinic. He was convicted of 8 murders without any technical evidence whatsoever. He was often led by interrogators to give "correct" answers about details in the murders so that he eventually got "close enough" for conviction. A sad story about the Swedish criminal justice system...

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Teacher sends pics of her breasts to students, they are suspended

http://www.thesun.co.uk

The class had been playing with a school iPad during a lesson when the topless pictures popped up on the screen. The teacher's iPhone is believed to have accidentally synched with the tablet device — and transferred all her naughty private snaps. Four pupils playing a game on the iPad clicked on the folder and got a surprise peek. Now THEY have been suspended and threatened with expulsion from Highland Middle School in Anderson, Indiana, US.

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We Fund Dependency

http://www.realclearpolitics.com

"There are no jobs!" That is what people told me outside a government "jobs center" in New York City. But, 4 researchers quickly found 40 job openings. So what goes on at these government "job centers?" I asked a college intern, to find out. Her conclusions:
--It's easier to get welfare than to work.
--The government would rather sign me up for welfare than help me find work.
--America has taxpayer-funded bureaucracies that encourage people to be dependent. They incentivize people to take "free stuff," not to take initiative.

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Shrine of the Statists

http://www.facebook.com

A political cartoon of statism, I'd say it's a pretty accurate summation.

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DOJ drops charges against websites seized for 17 months

http://www.computerworld.com.au

"These sorts of abuses are likely to continue until there are adequate safeguards to assure accountability."

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