On e-mailing the defunct address of a 70's death cult... and getting a response

Sunday, 2 August 2015

Heaven's Gate was a religious UFO cult started by Marshall Applewhite (above) in 70's California. The group, inspired by the hyperbole of Applewhite, considered it their goal to shed themselves of all human characteristics (family, friends, individuality, jobs, sexuality, money etc.) and to ready themselves for 'the next level', to where they would ascend as the world was 'recycled' in an imminent catastrophe. Also, in what might be called a sort of male-bonding vacation, eight of the male members decided to travel to Mexico together and have themselves castrated.

Why are there so many cutesy cop stories popping up on Facebook?

Monday, 27 July 2015

Cops are cute fluffly mammals that have never harmed anyone ever so don't say they have cos they ent
Has anyone else noticed a spate of cutesy cop stories popping up on social media feeds lately?

Baby owl gets a talking to from a police officer after being found wandering in road
"Boulder County Sheriffs Office tweeted: After curious head-twisiting on both sides, it flew safely away. #DeputiesLoveBabyOwls"