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  • Deadly illegal fireworks appear online

    Deadly illegal fireworks appear online With the 4th of July fast approaching, a number of ads for illegal fireworks are appearing on some of the less than reputable online marketplaces. While many states allow the purchase of consumer fireworks many do not. Even then there are many local laws regarding the use of fireworks.

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  • Interview with a scam artist: What they think may surprise you

    Interview with a scam artist: What they think may surprise you If you’ve ever been scammed out of money online or if you’re just curious to take a look inside the mind of a scam artist I recommend reading this post from Inforworld by Roger A. Grimes. In it Mr. Grimes was able to briefly interview someone who reportedly scams people online for a living.

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  • What does Facebook’s shareholder vote say about a free press?

    What does Facebook’s shareholder vote say about a free press? Peter Thiel demonstrates how he choked the life out of Gawker. In a follow-up to yesterday’s post about Facebook’s shareholder meeting, Peter Thiel was reelected to the Facebook board of directors amid the Gawker and Donald Trump controversies.

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  • Will Peter Thiel be ousted from Facebook?

    Will Peter Thiel be ousted from Facebook? Later today the board of directors of Facebook will meet for the annual shareholder’s meeting. One of the items said to be on the agenda is whether or not venture capitalist and Gawker lawsuit backer Peter Thiel will remain on the board. According to TheWrap The Writers Guild of America East sent a petition to Facebook stating that P ...

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  • Off Topic Friday: What is the right Father’s Day gift?

    Off Topic Friday: What is the right Father’s Day gift? With Father’s day being this Sunday I’m sure some of you still haven’t picked out a gift for the man you call Dad. The cliché is you can just get him a tie or some cologne and be done with it. That’s what I gave my dad when I was young. However, after becoming a father myself I learned that the right gift can make all the ...

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  • Is Peter Thiel suing Gawker over Donald Trump’s hair?

    Is Peter Thiel suing Gawker over Donald Trump’s hair? From the ridiculous to the sublime. Just when you thought the feud between venture capitalist Peter Thiel and Gawker Media couldn’t get anymore strange comes the news that Thiel’s team of legal attack dogs of Harder Mirell & Abrams are threatening more legal action against Gawker over Donald Trump’s hair.

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  • Gawker Bankruptcy: A defeat for a free press

    Gawker Bankruptcy: A defeat for a free press This past weekend it was announced that Gawker has filed for bankruptcy in the wake of the $140 million settlement awarded to Hulk Hogan in a lawsuit funded by venture capitalist Peter Thiel. However, while Gawker may have lost the battle the war rages on.

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  • Off Topic Friday: Are scalpers disgracing the memory of Ali?

    Off Topic Friday: Are scalpers disgracing the memory of Ali? As most of us know Muhammad Ali passed away this past weekend. A public memorial is scheduled today at the Yum Center in Ali’s hometown of Louisville, Kentucky. The admission to the event is free and thousands lined up yesterday in order to get tickets.

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  • Overly abusive litigant sues man for $30K over $40 printer

    Overly abusive litigant sues man for $30K over $40 printer In case you needed another reason to only do online transactions locally, comes this story out of Massachusetts, and Indiana. in 2009 a Massachusetts man sold a used printer to a man from Indiana for $40. This was done through an online classifieds site that has a reputation for attracting people who may be, to put i ...

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  • Dad sells son’s truck online for smoking weed

    Dad sells son’s truck online for smoking weed Possibly inspired by the Minnesota mom who sold her daughter’s truck for skipping class, a Florida father recently sold his son’s truck online. A Jacksonville, Florida, man recently sold his son’s Ford Explorer online because of the 16-year-old’s penchant for smoking weed and ‘acting all thug’ in the father’s words.

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  • Just hang up

    Just hang up Even with the advent of the internet, phone scams are still as prevalent as ever. Whether it’s someone posing as the IRS, your bank or credit card company, or winning sweepstakes company they’re all looking for the same thing. They’re all looking for just the smallest bit of personal information to use to try to steal your money.

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  • Off Topic Friday: Like us on Facebook or be evicted

    Off Topic Friday: Like us on Facebook or be evicted An apartment complex in Salt Lake City recently found themselves in hot water after giving notices to their tenants that they were required to like their Facebook page or possibly face eviction. As should have been expected, the tenants did not care for this and fired back at the apartment complex.

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