“But I decided on the Mona Lisa, which was the smallest painting and the easiest to transport.”
“So there was no chance,” asked the court, “that you decided on it because it was the most valuable painting?” - From Vanity Fair, the twisting, engaging story of how the Mona Lisa was stolen in broad daylight in 1911. (via)
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First Stolen Segway Recovered.
It was inevitable. And it was all caught on tape. Segway owners and members of SegwayChat
covertly planned and implemented a successful sting operation to recover a stolen Segway HT
. (Main link goes to 5 MB embedded Windows Media video of actual sting taking place!)
The crimes they are a'changing.
This comes from the daily police log of The Union newspaper Grass Valley/Nevada City, CA. Surveillance cameras (and apparently not very effective ones) were stolen while mystery powders kept the cops hopping.