Teen pleads to SWATTING

Just what kind of punishment should a 17-year-old get for making fraudulent 911 calls (a crime known as swatting)?This happens more than you think. What’s outright astounding is how these teens could think they won’t be discovered. Have they been living in a cave all their lives, using a torch for light?A 17-year-old boy in Ottawa, Canada, has made several fake 911 calls, including several in the U.S....more

The Color of Crime

Do the majority of people perceive violent crime as an African-American creation because it is most often true or because it is most often shown?...more

Sociopath: Someone who breaks into your Home

What is a Sociopath?A sociopath, technically, is not a psychopath. These are actual psychiatric terms, and to say they’re one and the same is like saying that eczema and psoriasis are one and the same....more

When Your Safe Place Doesn't Feel Safe

Living, Loving, Laughing... http://youthinkyoucanblog.wordpress.comSix years, five months, three days, and 18 hours, I met my husband for the first time on the driveway of his beautiful home.Four years, one month, two days and 2 hours, I moved into his beautiful home and I loved our quiet neighborhood.Two years, four months, two days, and 8 hours, I found joy in the solitude of my new telecommuting job. A job I can do from the comforts of my office nestled inside my beloved home in my quiet neighborhood....more

Fitting Punishments for Common Small Crimes

"Let the punishment fit the crime" was something that was said by someone famous.  I have no idea who. ...more

Support Grows for Debra Harrell: Parents Realize They're Overbearing Assholes

“The child is in the custody of the Department of Social Services.” Why? ...more
KnowWhatlMean KarenLynnn It's changed because parents used to know their neighbors.  They used ...more

Man beheaded in break-in, missing Wife’s Body found

In Putnam County, Georgia, a crazed killer may be on the loose (if he’s not already in another state by now). He (and maybe he had an accomplice) beheaded Russell Dermond, 88. Nobody knows why. At the time his decapitated body was found, his wife, Shirley, 87, was missing. But two weeks later her body was found near a dam, dead from blunt force trauma.Dermond’s head has not been located....more

Understanding Your Crew's Dating Pool

Understanding Your Crew’s Dating Pool…orHow to Enjoy the LeftoversUnderstanding that a crew mate is entitled to blow off a little steam once in a while, I’ve put together a list of Dooz and Donz, for da discerning wise guy. See my points below, and hey, if you have a beef wit any of my Tips for Tricks, come see me. Face to face, we will have a sit down and talk about it....more