Nigeria cracks down on e-mail scams - csmonitor.com
These are Nigeria's "yahoo-yahoo boys" - purveyors of their country's most infamous export: scam e-mails sent en masse daily to in-boxes around the world. They represent the lowest rung of powerful, politically connected gangs that aim to swindle gullible, greedy foreigners - especially Americans - out of millions of dollars.
Racy writing in this article, but nothing really new.
A 1984 CIA produced comic book - tlc.cc
Wonderful old propanda. Thanks to Boing Boing for bloggin' it.
An excellent exhibition of painted movie posters from Ghana - posterpage.ch
Beautiful work, and a fascinating description of the phenomenon.
Paper carrier keeps going and throwing - sfgate.com
Smith, who turns 65 next month, has delivered papers seven days a week, 365 days a year for the past 28 years -- without a day off. That works out to about 10 million deliveries.
Rather him than me.
Stuff I Collect - Covers - Oregon Coast - Astoria to Kansas City, 1917 The following is a modification of my post in the US : Covers : Ge...
WW1 Pin - Shipyard Volunteer Pin Stuff I Collect - Militaria Labelled "Shipyard Volunteer". Reverse: "Whitehead &...
USA Vermont Morrisville, 24 March 2013
Here is a clipping from the San Francisco Examiner of 17 April, 1979. It mentions RuneQuest, Greg Stafford, and Chaosium. Click here ...