Crooks need help from real banks to rip you off.
Let’s say a crooked telemarketer somehow tricks you into revealing your credit card information over the phone. Continue reading
A Blackstone souvenir program
A wonderful circus poster
How the FBI warps your words
Paranoia… or prudence?
Attorney Harvey Silverglate explains the interview technique used by the FBI to manipulate what you say and turn your own words against you. Continue reading
Why statistics can be deceptive
and turn us all into "Albert-Alberta."
From a thread on Reddit called "What’s the most intellectual joke you know?"
Both faces are "real".
New York photographer Leland Bobbe took a series of portrait photos he calls "Half Drag." Men with a female drag queen persona made themselves up with half their face female and half male. Continue reading
In November 2012, FBI agents in Nebraska had a problem. They’d uncovered an online bulletin board web site with over 5,000 users who shared pornographic images of children, but they weren’t able to identify any of the customers. Continue reading
The media descended on the farm, looking for a story.
Joe Bankson and Gena Charlton live in a farmhouse in Hardin, Texas. Continue reading
Nature likes to mess with our concept of what we think looks real.
Cirrus Kelvin-Helmholtz Clouds
Scientists administer to the body of a dead
sperm whale which has beached itself near
the River Thames in Greenwich, England. Continue reading