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Reputed Mobster Indicted On New Gun Charges After Search

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A reputed mobster has been indicted on weapons charges stemming from a search of his Connecticut home by federal agents who were looking for a half billion dollars’ worth of stolen artwork. 122 more words

News

Art Thievery...But, Why???

I found myself uncharacteristically bored out of my gourd a few days ago. After watching an episode of “Catfish” on MTV, I decided to do a google image search on the pictures I have posted in various places on the internet. 240 more words

Doubts

Ray felt like a surfer, paddling alone on his board, in a big angry sea, trying to catch another wave, but not convinced that he should be out surfing at all. 1,957 more words

The Job

The great ARC theft of 2016

(A post about my experience at Book Expo America and BookCon will come soon, I am so infuriated by what has happened with some of the ARC giveaways that I must first write this post.) 656 more words

Bea16

Aydin Ibrahimov: 1964 Bronze Medalist and Art Thief

Aydin Ibrahimov was a powerful bantamweight freestyle wrestler, a strong favorite for gold at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. He was also implicated in a stranger-than-fiction crime, details of which are sketchy at best. 358 more words

Others

5 Reasons to Read "A Fool and His Monet"!

“A Fool and His Monet” is a DELIGHTFUL new book written by Sandra Orchard, and published by Revell in the spring of 2016. But don’t just take my word for it, keep reading for 5 reasons why you can’t miss this new release! 280 more words

Book Reviews

Art Theft Rocks Missouri

Warhol’s paintings were stolen from the Springfield Museum in Missouri. Read more of the story here.

(Side note – Reading the article I was astounded to find out that there is a FBI team dedicated to recovering stolen art.)