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Fake Sheikh, Beckhams, Red Mercury - Why did Scotland Yard Fail to Investigate Phone Hacking

A new piece on Mazher Mahmood and the News of the World by an occasional contributor, Joe Public

“Our man Maz collars crook Number 105,” NOTW headline cited of all the number of investigations that led to conviction.

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Rebekah Brooks

Human body mysteries

Every person in the world has a different set of fingerprints, but why is that? Fingerprints are formed before birth, they come out from the interior fleshes of the skin. 175 more words

Curious

Review: The Devil's Workshop (The Murder Squad #3) ~ Alex Grecian

They thought he was gone, but they were wrong. Jack the Ripper is loose in London once more.

Scotland Yard’s Murder Squad faces the most shocking case of its existence, in the extraordinary new historical thriller from the author of the acclaimed national bestsellers… 845 more words

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Guest Post: The Plan – Part 25: Old School

I spent most of last week with my family on vacation, but I did bring a couple of games with me in order to get some games off the list. 931 more words

Board Games

UK lord probed over child abuse: Report

A British lord is being investigated over allegations of child abuse made by 12 men against him, a report says.

The report published by the British daily… 258 more words

UK

About 40 politicians on UK pedophile ring: Report

UK police have opened an investigation into claims of a Westminster pedophile ring, saying they have a list of about 40 alleged child abusers, including over 10 current and former British politicians. 247 more words

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My Top 50 Board Games - Part 3: #30-#21

About the list

These are my favourite 50 board games at the present moment.  However, I will readily admit that some games here are fairly new (especially in the 40s and 30s) and may lose polish over time, or rise up to be higher up over time.  913 more words

Board Games