"I never truckled; I never took off the hat to Fashion and held it out for pennies. By God, I told them the truth. They liked it or they didn't like it. What had that to do with me? I told them the truth; I knew it for the truth then, and I know it for the truth now." Frank Norris.
Yesterday three people were killed and three wounded at the university I attended for my first two years before transferring to San Francisco State University, allegedly by a biology professor who was denied tenure.
Today, about two blocks from where I live an entire block of businesses was destroyed in a massive fire:
A Brazilian bricklayer reportedly killed in a car crash shocked his mourning family by showing up alive at his funeral.
of Ademir Jorge Goncalves, 59, had identified him as the victim of a
Sunday night car crash in Parana state in southern Brazil, police said.
You have to love a cop with a sense of humor:
The police spokesman confirmed there were doubts: "His mom looked at
the body in the casket and thought something was strange. She looked
and looked and couldn't believe it was her son," Sampaio said. "Before
long, the walking dead appeared at the funeral. It was a relief."