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The time a court barred defendants from arguing that ghosts don't exist

"The legal system is practically infested with cases about people who buy houses full of termites and find out too late. These are run-of-the-mill lawsuits that can turn on the wording of the contract and the jurisdiction the house was sold in. Stambovsky v. Ackley is basically the same, except ghosts." Sarah Jeong, writing for Motherboard. [more inside]
posted by Banknote of the year on Oct 31, 2015 - 6 comments

A striking amount of gutter talk from this bunch of holy rollers.

Bowling alleys in churches are disappearing, the USA Today headline notes -- but how did they get there in the first place? [more inside]
posted by orthicon halo on May 10, 2012 - 37 comments

Battling Boadicea Bashes Latin Louts

Hold Ye Front Page. The History of the World, presented as Front Pages from the often controversial UK tabloid, The Sun [more inside]
posted by IanMorr on Sep 30, 2011 - 14 comments

Underground, Overground, Wandering Free

Subterranea Britannica is a website devoted to underground sites in the UK, be they storage facilities, old kilns, chalk mines, military facilities from the cold war, astronomical observatories or even a precursor to the Channel Tunnel. It's full of photographs and informative articles and is a great resource for those interested in spaces beneath the earth. Dig deep and fill those gaps in your knowledge of British holes!
posted by longbaugh on Mar 11, 2006 - 16 comments

Don't be fooled by those imposters at www.penisland.org

Why don't you buy a pen from the good people of Pen Island.
posted by Kattullus on Feb 9, 2005 - 19 comments

Seattle's Coffee Messiah has been to the Garden of Gethsemane.

Seattle's Coffee Messiah has been to the Garden of Gethsemane. Owner of independent Seattle coffee hotspot has been arrested for the alleged "Coffee Messiah" stickers found in and around an adjacent starbucks. Whatever I say! And on what grounds?
posted by crasspastor on Sep 2, 2001 - 18 comments

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