Daily Archives: January 5, 2013

Leftover Links for 5 January 2013

There was quite a bit of news today. Check out these pieces from various sources that are pretty darned interesting and disturbing. More trouble for Narconon. At least it did not result in death. Scientology Drug Rehab Program’s Newest Victim: A New York 15-Year-Old « The Underground Bunker. Beware of the hazards of herbal meds.…

Booms in Guthrie may be linked to Thursday quake

Map of earthquake epicenter (star) and proximity to Guthrie.

Residents may be surprised to know that earthquakes could be linked to these booming sounds. Mysterious boom heard in Guthrie | KFOR.com – Oklahoma City News & Weather from KFOR Television, Oklahoma’s News Channel 4. People living in Guthrie have been reporting a mysterious noise around town. Those who have heard it say it’s an…

In Thailand, the lottery is everything and superstition reigns

Very strange. In Thailand, people search for lucky numbers in the darndest places. They are very serious about it. Deadly Car Crash? Time to Play the Thai Lottery – NYTimes.com. At a bend in a busy Bangkok road stands the Tree of 100 Corpses, a shrine to pedestrians who have died in traffic accidents nearby.…

If you are prepared for zombies, you are prepared for anything

Here is a story about preparedness but it goes a litte TOO far off the edge. Kansas militia expects zombies, and it’s dead serious – KansasCity.com. The Kansas Anti Zombie Militia. Once the Zombie Apocalypse hits, they’ll be ready for it and they want you to be too. “Can a natural person change into this…

Four rhinos already found dead this year in Zimbabwe

white rhino

And so it sadly continues. Eyewitness News: Four white rhino killed in Zimbabwe. Zimbabwean media reports on Friday said four white rhinos were poached this week. The rhinos were worth nearly $500, 000, and their loss will be a severe blow to conservation efforts in the country. In 2012, South Africa lost a record 633…