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‘Batman’ arrested for obstructing police

A man dressed as Batman was arrested after refusing to leave a crime scene during an investigation. Mark Wayne Williams decided to take it upon himsel…

10 People Who Have Faked Their Own Deaths

While it’s not something most people will ever have to resort to, there are a few legitamate reasons to fake your own death. Of course, if you do it because you think you’re wanted for a crime, it might be a good idea to check that you are actually wanted first: Bennie Wint thought he was [...]

Could Identical Twins Get Away With Murder?

What happens when a crime is committed and the suspect blames it on an identical twin? The fact that they look alike throws a monkey wrench into eyewitness accounts, and their DNA is identical, too. Often such cases -and there are plenty of real-life cases- end up with no one convicted. But that might change [...]

Is Faking Your Own Death a Crime?

For the moment, I won’t inquire why you’re asking this question. Let’s simply address the matter at hand. According to researchers at Life’s Little Mysteries, it might not be a crime to fake your own death: “I am unaware of any federal statute that would apply to an individual who fakes their own death,” FBI spokesman [...]

Mini Crime Scene Tape

Mini Crime Scene Tape – $4.95 Is criminal activity running rampant at your office? Take charge with the Mini Crime Scene Tape from the NeatoShop. This printed adhesive tape is perfect for marking off tiny crime scenes and combating shameful office activities. Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more Office & Desk fun! Link

The Late Movies: TV Batman Window Cameos

Jerry Lewis was the first guest star to pay Batman and Robin a quick visit. Sammy Davis Jr. was holding dance rehearsal when the crime fighters scaled his wall. I guess no one told Batman that Edward G. Robinson used to be a pretty big villain himself. The late Dick Clark. It was a crime fighter showdown when Batman [...]

The Ovengers

Let’s turn up the heat on crime. Geoffrey Sagers changed a single letter in the team name to create a very different movie. Shouldn’t Tony Stark be made of cast iron? Link -via That’s Nerdalicious!

7 Ways the Internet Has Been Used for Good

It seems like every day you hear a new story about cyber-bullying, phishing or a new computer virus. But when good people get together on the web, it’s amazing what they can achieve. 1. Preventing Suicides While you probably have heard stories about cyber-bullies pushing someone to commit suicide, there are also tons of stories about depressed [...]

Saggy Pants Land Man in Jail

Saggy pants may be a fashion crime, but can they land you in real jail? The answer is yes: Meet Lamarcus Ramsey. The 19-year-old Alabama man was sentenced yesterday to three days in jail [...]

A Pair Of Impaled Snowmen

Here’s another snowman crime scene sure to make Calvin and Hobbes very happy. They’re impaled on the Ellifrett Structure at the University of Wyoming, and I can’t think of a more festive way to greet the students during the holidays, aside from staging a Santa Claus crash scene on the football field! Link