Posts Tagged ‘fraud’

October 25th, 2021 - 2:57 pm § in Law and Courts, Misc.

Portrait of a thief

This attractive woman leaning on a fancy car isn’t a model posing for a car ad. She’s a criminal, and bought the car with proceeds from a fraud scheme. (Read story here.) Back in 2014, the Norfolk Virginian-Pilot (how do newspapers come up with such names?) lauded her as a hard-working b[...]

January 21st, 2021 - 6:47 pm § in Donald Trump, Law and Courts, Politics

Pennsylvania’s 3 known voting fraud cases involve Trump supporters

Following the contentious 2020 presidential election, a total of 3 Pennsylvania residents have been charged by authorities with voting fraud. Bruce Bartman, 70, used his dead mother’s driver’s license to obtain an absentee ballot and voted in her name. He used his late mother-in-law̵[...]

September 29th, 2020 - 7:49 am § in Donald Trump, Law and Courts

Watergate prosecutor: Trump and Ivanka are jail bait

     A former Watergate prosecutor who investigated Nixon’s taxes says the revelations about Trump’s taxes could send him and his daughter to prison. Read story here.      “Tax evasion is a five-year felony,” said Nick Akerman. “It’s a pretty serious crime, and the more mon[...]

September 14th, 2020 - 3:04 pm § in Politics

GOP hoaxer gets caught staging fake FBI raid on himself

If you see the name “Jacob Wohl” on anything, write it off as a hoax. Because it is. That includes today’s FBI raid on Wohl’s partner in intellectual crimes, Jack Burkman, which was staged by Wohl and Burkman with actors hired through Craigslist posing as FBI agents. The sche[...]

January 3rd, 2020 - 9:00 pm § in Misc.

Fraud prevention alert: Dating documents

When dating checks, contracts, and legal documents this year, write the entire year date — e.g., don’t write 1/3/20, write 1/3/2020 — otherwise the year can be changed. For example, a date written as “1/3/20” is easily changed to “1/3/2019” simply by adding two more numbers.[...]

September 20th, 2016 - 8:14 am § in Misc.

The web is perverse: Rumors of the death of Bishop Tutu

Yesterday THE.Ave.US reported a long that sais Desmond Tutu had died.  SAD NEWS: Desmond Tutu Dead At 84 After Readmission On Saturday This morning, there are no confirmations, no follow up stories and several web sites say this is a sad fraud. The web is perverse. [...]

May 11th, 2015 - 1:37 am § in America, Religion

Faux persecution of bible reading kid.

Viral story about Bible-hating Missouri teacher falls apart after principal investigates A Kansas City middle schooler and his parents complained the 12-year-old’s teacher stopped him from reading the Bible during free time, but their story fell…[...]

October 16th, 2014 - 12:51 pm § in Misc.

An Offer To Pass on

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January 25th, 2014 - 12:20 pm § in Misc.

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