Some frauds are not about money. Continue reading “The story of a bank fraud by Rudyard Kipling”
Sometimes, Hollywood meetings don’t go as planned.
Mohamed Abdi Hassan has a unique job – he’s the leader of an organization of modern pirates in Somalia. Continue reading “The story of the very sad pirate”
The early film comedian and trickster "Stan the Man," one of the pioneers of hidden camera attack pranks and hoaxes, in the film "Forgotten Silver."
Continue reading “The story of a trickster from the controversial documentary film “Forgotten Silver””
A gun was involved.
Police were called by a man who said he’d been robbed.
Roman Miller told officers a man with a gun came to his door and demanded money. Continue reading “The story of a robbery that didn’t go well”
Rosemary Eaton and Jesse Brown
I don’t usually quote an entire news story, but I’m quoting this entire short article from the Associated Press to make a point:
Continue reading “The deceptive story about a dead baby”
She hadn’t performed in public in years.
This is the story of a piano scam. Continue reading “The heroic story of Joyce Hatto, musician”
Ben K. Green (1912-1974) was a Texas writer. Continue reading “Horses, lying and con games – a story”
This is the staircase where 173 people died.
Is it okay to write fiction about it?
Jessica Francis Kane wrote a fictional novel about a tragedy in the Bethnal Green Tube station in the UK on March 3 1943. Continue reading “Is it okay to make up a story about a real tragedy?”
A photo of Jeff in the first grade.
In this post from a blog called "It’s Not All Bad…", a mom writes about the jokes played by her son. Continue reading “Deceived by the story of a practical joke”
She wants to build a mansion in paradise
Continue reading “A Muslim sex story”