A counterfeit sword would not offer
the best protection in a fight.
Counterfeiting is nothing new. In the Middle Ages, a Viking might buy a counterfeit sword. Continue reading “1,000 years ago, beware the fake Viking sword”
|The illustration above is a detail of the painting Three Card Monte by Max Ginsburg|
67-year-old Leobardo Valencia was arrested for running a game of Three Card Monte on a sidewalk in downtown Los Angeles. Continue reading “1-eyed man caught in 3-card scam”
Alexis Wright: Zumba dance studio owner,
lover of sex, and possible extortionist.
What I find interesting is that she seems to have done very little to keep her two lives separate. Continue reading “A dancer’s not-so-secret life as a prostitute”