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Looty the Pekingese and the Destruction of the Summer Palace

“I have been able to retain a good many trifles that I bought in the French camp, also a pretty little dog, a real Chinese sleeve dog. 

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19th Century

Stiffed by community organizers, hired Black Lives Matter protesters change message. They start #CutTheCheck hashtag.

The most lucrative way to profiteer from a political struggle is to win, as Lenin and Castro proved.  The surest way to profit is to loot, as the Roman armies knew. 269 more words


"Too Late?"

Cutthroat men are slashing
bitter boys are smashing
their way through the city.
Victims of their hatred
mortals, objects sacred
destroyed without pity.

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Short Fiction

VIDEO: Police Searching For Suspects In Looting At Dellwood Gas Station

DELLWOOD, Mo. (KMOX) – The St. Louis County Police Department has released surveillance video of looting at the Mobil gas station on 9998 West Florissant in Dellwood. 39 more words


A National Discussion: Part 1: Baltimore 2015

Things are finally calming down a bit in Baltimore (for now). There has been riots and burning and looting. Oh… and there may have been some demonstrations, lawful demonstrations… but I’m not sure. 194 more words



The apocalypse had happened. I wasn’t sure how or why. I was with a group of looters, who were breaking into peoples’ abandoned homes. I should have been looking for a safe place to hide and trying my best to survive. 507 more words

Other Stories

Interview, Ayelet Waldman

It was so much fun to speak with Ayelet Waldman, author of the new novel, Love and Treasure. Waldman’s novel is a fascinating blend of history and mystery that draws into its fold European Jewish history and WWII, psychoanalysis, looting (the treasure), and yes–love. Read the full profile here.