First saw this on Bill Maher’s show over the weekend, he was discussing this story from Joshua Green on the Atlantic: An election year already notable for its menagerie of extreme and…
Gabe writes on Videogum:
If you ask me, I think that both of the parties are corrupt and more interested in playing politics with each other than they are in making this country a better place for regular Americans like you and me. Now, what I’d like to see is someone who really speaks his mind. Someone with a fragile, broken, possibly diseased mind, really speaking it. Hopefully his face would get all red, and he would be screaming, and people wouldn’t know why he was screaming, because it wouldn’t seem like screaming was necessary, but that’s just it: he has to scream, because his brain is broken! That’s the kind of guy I’d like to send to Washington. Or, not Washington exactly, but the Stark County, Ohio, Treasurer’s office.
Lawrence Budd of the Dayton Daily News writes: A Franklin woman pretended to be a 14-year-old boy named Matt Abrams to get close to a Springboro girl, authorities said. Patricia Dye, 31,…
Would you return the money that fell out of an armored car onto the street? Theodore Decker writes in the Columbus Dispatch:
More than $100,000 spilled out the back of an armored car in Whitehall yesterday, and most of it is still missing.
Police urged anyone who couldn’t resist temptation to reconsider before officers come calling.
Whitehall Sgt. Dan Kelso said a Garda armored car was eastbound on E. Broad Street at 8:20 a.m. yesterday when a bag of cash fell from the back into the intersection at Hamilton Road.
“It hit the ground and split open, and there was money all over the place,” Kelso said.
A unsecured door might have come open; police are investigating.
MATT LEINGANG writes in the Washington Post: COLUMBUS, Ohio — About 1,000 American-born children are forced into the sex trade in Ohio every year and about 800 immigrants are sexually exploited and…