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Lebanon County man charged with rape of 8-year old girl

UNION TOWNSHIP, LEBANON COUNTY– A Jonestown man is facing rape and other charges, after state police say he had inappropriate sexual contact with an 8-year old girl. 105 more words

News

Ask Doctor Shrink: When the Emperor has no brain

Do you have questions about psychiatry – your own or that of your weird family members? Send your question to Doctor Shrink for a scientific answer. 319 more words

Caligula

Jonestown

The sun’s come up again today.
The train went by on time
It seems this world is working still
It can do without us just fine. 96 more words

Poetry

Jim Jones, Jonestown, and Alternative Viewpoints

When discussing the People’s Temple and the Jonestown tragedy, it’s very easy to focus too much on Jim Jones. We shouldn’t. The focus should be on those who lost their lives and the families that they left behind, and their very real, human motivations for joining the Temple. 103 more words

Notes And Homework

Monday Mixtape - House Rules 01

In a break from the normal routine, this is just a series of classic house and dance-pop records mixed one into another. You get the whole record, no fancy cutting and chopping, no overdubs, no effects, faders or filters, just one record mixed into another. 135 more words

Music

A Demagogue With Eerie Resonance Today

Book review: The Road to Jonestown, by Jeff Guinn

Bestselling investigative journalist Jeff Guinn writes a comprehensive biography of Jim Jones and his infamous Peoples Temple cult, drawing heavily on interviews with former members and a wealth of Temple and FBI documents. 1,098 more words

Narrative Nonfiction