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LOS ANGELES, May 11. — Carl York, 22-year-old police informer who was shot down by detectives through “mistake,” died today in General hospital. He succumbed to five bullet wounds while police sought to link him with a series of recent filling station robberies.

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Man in California finds out his son is actually alive, 11 days after his funeral

Eleven days after laying his son to rest, Frank J. Kerrigan got a call from a friend.

“Your son is alive,” he said.

“Bill (Shinker) put my son on the phone,” Kerrigan said.

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Poem 21

“Mummy” you called, then realised
Your sad mistake in regretful eyes.
He checked to see for panicked response
Instead encountering nonchalance.

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The Show Goes On

Tomorrow is Basil Rathbone’s birthday, so of course I’ve been thinking about him.

I came across an amusing article telling about how Basil Rathbone was being mistaken for other celebrities while he was vacationing in New York City in 1938. 160 more words

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“I’d like you to meet my uncle Paquin. Paquin Sheet.”

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This Scottish man's Twitter feed is blowing up for all the wrong reasons


— Steve Bannon (@SteveBannon) May 3, 2017

Excerpt from this article:

Remember John Lewis, the American computer science educator who’s forever being mistaken for both a congressman and a British department store?

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Toilet Humour

Lost in my thoughts
As I stumbled along
Didn’t see I was off course
Didn’t know I was wrong

As I stumbled along
As drunk as could be… 73 more words

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