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“The Armored Satchel” returns! Chapter 25: Max gets a new assignment!

After taking a short hiatus, my World War II espionage serial The Armored Satchel is back! Chapter 25, which just went up on JukePop Serials this afternoon, reboots the story of … Continue reading

August 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

That fateful crash: Princess Diana and the mystery of the little white car.

Sixteen years ago tonight, on August 31, 1997, the Mercedes car carrying Diana, the Princess of Wales and her lover Dodi Fayed crashed into a concrete pillar along the Pont … Continue reading

August 31, 2013 · 4 Comments

Disappeared: Malcolm “Mac” Graham, missing 39 years, and the “Palmyra Curse.”

Thirty-nine years ago today, on August 30, 1974, at least one and probably two grisly murders occurred in one of the most faraway locales on planet Earth–a small Pacific atoll … Continue reading

August 30, 2013 · 28 Comments

Machapuchare, “Fish Tail Mountain,” where no human has ever set foot…or have they?

This majestic peak in the Himalayas is called Machapuchare, also known as “Fish Tail Mountain.” At 22,943 feet it’s considerably less tall than Mt. Everest, but this mountain is definitely … Continue reading

August 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Disappeared: the McStay family, missing 3 years, and my review of the book “No Goodbyes.”

Update: This article was originally posted on August 29, 2013. The McStays have since been found. On November 15, authorities confirmed that human remains have been found which have been … Continue reading

August 29, 2013 · 38 Comments

Judgment Day: the fictional apocalypse that never was, and its implications. [video]

“Three billion human lives ended on August 29, 1997. The survivors of the nuclear fire called the war ‘Judgment Day.’ They lived only to face a new nightmare: the war … Continue reading

August 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

Profile: the missing persons site ForTheLost, and an appeal on behalf of site owner Annie Keller.

It is obvious from browsing this blog that I’m interested in missing persons cases, and my profiles of various “MPs” are often the most popular articles I post here. While … Continue reading

August 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

Retro Book Review: The Lost Tribe (Choose Your Own Adventure).

The Lost Tribe has a lot to offer the Choose Your Own Adventure series. It’s a pretty taut, engaging adventure story, it’s extremely well-written, and it showcases one of the … Continue reading

August 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Aokigahara: Japan’s creepy forest of death.

If the above photo looks a little somber, it should. This is Aokigahara Forest in Japan, in Yamanashi Prefecture, in the shadow of Mt. Fuji. The trees are very dense … Continue reading

August 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

The last act of a spy drama? The mysterious dead man of Somerton Beach, Australia.

Early on the morning of December 1, 1948, police discovered the dead body of a man lying on the sand of Somerton Beach in Adelaide, Australia. Pictured above, he was … Continue reading

August 27, 2013 · 4 Comments

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