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For this week’s post I’ve decided to move onto another historical figure. Jim Jones.

To sum up Jim Jones:

He was a notorious cult leader, some worshipped him, many noted cruel intentions. 313 more words


If we were having coffee, I’m pretty sure that at some point our conversation would wind down to one of us asking, “Do you remember where you were when you heard?” 608 more words

Is a Jonestown series coming for HBO?

Breaking Bad creator Vince Gilligan is said to be teaming up with HBO to create a limited series surrounding the cult leader Jim Jones and the mass suicides in Guyana 1978. 150 more words



While painting a house in New Orleans
some twelve-thousand years ago, the owner
came out and started talking to me—
had me to sit down, take a break, 173 more words


Lebanon man, teen charged with sexual assault of 12-year-old girl

JONESTOWN, Pa.–A Lebanon man and teenage girl are facing sexual assault charges after state police say they had inappropriate contact with a 12-year-old girl in the backseat of a vehicle earlier this year. 176 more words


Temple's unique Guiana agricultural mission 1/30/75

Rev. Jones’ wife Marceline, who works in governmental programs in California, is coordinating plans for an outpatient clinic