One awesome takeaway from Tarantino’s awesome Death Proof: the always awesome Mary Elizabeth Winstead in awesome cheerleader outfit. For that—and for many other awesome reasons I’m too lazy to elaborate here— 180 more words
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On the day that Pablo Escobar was killed, his mother, Hermilda, came to the place on foot.
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Pablo Escobar was the notorious head of the Medellín cartel, shipping thousands of tons of cocaine into the United States and murdering everyone that got in his way.
Mark Bowden, author of Black Hawk Down, recounts the rise and fall of the notorious Colombian drug lord, Pablo Escobar. Brutal and savvy, Escobar grew from a petty street thug to head the Medellín cocaine cartel, an organization that held Colombia in its vice grip in the 1980s. 530 more words
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Judy Clarke […] referred back to the Susan Smith case, noting that it was the reason she had been “sucked into the black hole, the vortex” of death-penalty cases.