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  • Dear Beach Cleaner.

    Any spare bags must be dispossed of by eating them. They can then be disposed of throught the sewerage system.

    ROTF
    Psychiatrists state 1 in 4 people has a mental illness.
    Look at three of your friends, if they are ok, your it.

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    • Brain fade from down under...

      PERTH, Australia, (AFP) - Red-faced Australian police investigating two men in Ku Klux Klan hoods who sped past a police camera at twice the legal speed limit making rude gestures have admitted the offenders were senior constables.

      West Australian state police confirmed an internal investigation was underway into incident at Bunbury, 180 kilometres (110 miles) south of Perth, which a senior officer described as "an embarrassment to this organisation".

      A police camera snapped the pair in August 2001 wearing costumes from the white supremicist KKK and gesturing towards the camera as they travelled at almost 130 kilometres per hour (80 m/h) in a 60 km/h (37 m/h) zone.

      The car's registration was obsured by a sign bearing an expletive in what police described as a deliberate attempt to taunt them.

      At the time, police said they would "crucify" those responsible for the potentially dangerous stunt.

      But they found two of their colleagues, not car thieves, were behind the prank.

      The pair had used an unmarked police car and were on duty at the time.

      "I'd say that the chances of keeping their jobs is very slim at this time," local police commander Daryl Balchin told ABC Radio.

      "Whilst probably at the time they considered this a prank, we are professional people and let's face it, the community expects more of us and to do this is ... grossly irresponsible."

      He said one of the senior constables is on reduced duties and the other is in hospital on medication.

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      • BERLIN (Reuters) - A remorseful thief sent $600 worth of
        stolen goods to the police and asked they be returned to their
        rightful owners, German authorities said Thursday.
        Police in the southern town of Darmstadt said the thief
        sent them a letter signed "mea culpa," listing the return
        address as Ehrlichstrasse (Honest street) in apologizing for
        the theft of $608 worth of CDs, cosmetics and other goods.
        Darmstadt police spokesman Ferdinand Derigs said the
        contrite perpetrator had supplied the addresses of the shops
        plundered for the separately packed wares, and enclosed
        personal letters of apology to the respective managers.
        "The thief even suggested they install more cameras and
        improve security, warning that a lot of things were getting
        pinched," said Derigs. "Now we have the goods, but no culprit.
        One out of two isn't bad though."
        REUTERS
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        • PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) - A boy who was left with a Cambodian
          gasoline vendor as collateral for three liters (0.8 gallons) of
          gasoline earlier this year has been reunited with his family, a
          police officer said Thursday.
          Ron Dy, 9, was handed over to his uncle, Roeun Eng, on Monday
          after gasoline seller Chim Thy appealed to the boy's parents
          through the media, said Ly Lim, a police chief in Kampong Thom
          province, 130 kilometers (80 miles) north of the capital, Phnom
          Penh.
          Chim Thy, 70, had been caring for Ron Dy in Kampong Thom since
          February, when a man who claimed to be the boy's uncle said he
          couldn't pay for the fuel and left the boy as collateral while he
          went to get money.
          However, the man - who identified himself only as Vy - never
          returned and media earlier this month quoted Chim Thy as saying she
          wanted Ron Dy's relatives to pick him up.
          Roeun Eng, 33, said Vy wasn't the boy's uncle but had offered to
          give him a ride on his motorcycle.
          It wasn't clear why Chim Thy waited 10 months before appealing
          to Ron Dy's family to claim the boy.
          Roeun Eng gave the gasoline vendor 10,000 riel (US$2.50) for
          looking after his nephew, and took Ron Dy to his mother and two
          siblings in the northwestern province of Siem Riep.
          Ron Dy cried as he said goodbye to Chim Thy, saying he wanted to
          visit her again one day, the Rasmei Kampuchea (Light of Cambodia)
          newspaper said.

          (Copyright 2003 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
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          • Deutchland uber alles?

            BERLIN (Reuters) - Almost every second German cheats on or
            has cheated on their partner, according to a new survey
            published Wednesday.
            A November survey of 1,059 men and women aged between 20
            and 60 by the Hamburg-based GEWIS research institute for
            "Stern" magazine showed 51 percent of men and 43 percent of
            women said they had cheated at least once.
            Of the self-confessed cheats, some 61 percent of women and
            47 percent of men said their transgressions came from a lack of
            love or interest shown by their partner.
            GEWIS head Werner Habermehl told Reuters increased personal
            freedom and the illusion of the perfect lover propounded by
            movies and the media were fueling the wave of infidelity.
            "People's demands of their partners are rising continually
            which means they are on the look-out for something better more
            than ever before -- and so they try more partners out," he
            said.

            Reut14:09 12-10-03
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            • Oh....Santa

              Santa caught with his trousers on
              SYDNEY - An absent-minded bank robber dressed as Santa
              Claus will spend Christmas in an Australian jail, after he
              forgot about his pants.
              Gregory Harland-White, 40, planned to rob a bank in a small
              town on Australia's island state Tasmania dressed as Santa
              Claus, dump the suit in a horse trailer and get away on a
              bicycle, The Mercury newspaper in Tasmania reported on
              Wednesday.
              Harland-White bought his Santa suit from a chicken feed
              shop near the bank and armed himself with two pieces of pipe
              taped together to look like a gun.
              After robbing the bank of A$13,451 (US$9,963),
              Harland-White ran into a nearby horse trailer to dump the Santa
              suit, before heading for his get away vehicle, a bicycle
              chained to a power pole more than a block away.
              But he forgot to take off his Santa pants and was quickly
              caught, never making it to his bicycle. Harland-White pleaded
              guilty to bank robbery in a court in Tasmania on Tuesday and is
              awaiting sentencing, The Mercury said.
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              • We'll miss you Jen!

                Voyeur Web site JenniCam to go dark after 7 years
                SAN FRANCISCO - A pioneer of electronic exhibitionism --
                Jenni of JenniCam fame -- is turning off the lights after seven
                years.
                Jennifer Ringley, 27, became a quasi-celebrity when she
                installed video cameras in her room at Dickinson College in
                Pennsylvania in April 1996 and launched JenniCam.org.
                Over the years the cameras have followed the redhead's
                every movement 24 hours a day, from brushing her teeth in the
                nude and snuggling with her partner Dex to playing with her
                numerous cats and watching TV.
                Now, her Web site has a notice saying it will be closing on
                Dec. 31. While Ringley did not provide a reason on the site or
                respond to an e-mail query Tuesday afternoon, it appears that
                her undressing may be her undoing.
                A spokeswoman at online payment company PayPal confirmed
                that they were closing her account because the frontal nudity
                on her Web site violates the company's acceptable use policy.
                Ringley, a self-described former computer geek who works at
                a non-profit social service agency in the Sacramento,
                California, area, says in her mission statement that she wanted
                to create a "window into a virtual human zoo."

                Reut09:44 12-10-03
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                • Darwin Candidate

                  BERLIN, Dec 9 (Reuters) - German police charged a man with
                  drugs possession after officers spotted a small quantity of
                  heroin concealed in his ear when he entered a police station to
                  check if he was on their wanted list.
                  "I suppose he may have heard he was wanted for some offence
                  and just wanted to see if the police had anything on him,"
                  Volker Pieper, a spokesman for police in the central city of
                  Kassel, said on Tuesday. "It didn't go quite as he had planned."
                  As the 33-year-old man, a known drug abuser, questioned
                  police, an officer noticed a suspicious lump stuck in his ear
                  which turned out to be a gram of heroin, said Pieper. Police
                  confiscated the drug before filing charges.

                  Reut10:26 12-09-03
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                  • December 13, 2003 --Here's a new twist on gun control. The town council in the tiny prairie town of Geuda Springs, Kan. - population 210 - recently passed an ordinance requiring the heads of most households to own a gun and ammo or face a $10 fine. But before the locals could strap on their gunbelts, the mayor shot down the plan. He took the law into his own hands - and tore it up.
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                    • December 14, 2003 -- It was an out-of-this-world idea that never got off the ground. Florida lottery officials rejected a plan that would give lottery winners a chance to ride a Russian spacecraft to the International Space Station. The idea was nixed because players said they just want the money. "It was an intriguing enough concept to present to our focus groups . . . but people like to win cash," said lottery chief Bob Nave.
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                      FF. Vincent Morello Ladder 35
                      FF. Michael Roberts Ladder 35 *
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                      Charleston 9
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                      • Scrubbing Bubbles

                        Italian woman kills husband with scrubbing brush
                        SPINAZZOLA, Italy, Dec 13 (Reuters) - An Italian pensioner
                        beat her husband to death with a scrubbing brush because the
                        couple had never had children, Italian media reported on
                        Saturday.
                        The woman in her 70s from Spinazzola, near Bari, on Italy's
                        southeast coast, brawled with 78-year-old husband Ignazio
                        Lacitignola on a daily basis, finally killing him on December 8
                        with dozens of blows from the heavy bathroom brush, Italian
                        daily La Repubblica reported. Police confirmed his death.
                        "It seems the woman, even after years of marriage, resented
                        her husband for never having given her a child," the newspaper
                        report said. The local prosecutor had issued a warrant for the
                        unnamed woman's arrest.
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                        • Have a yen for cash?

                          Thousands of yen bills wander into Japanese garbage plant, police
                          search for owner
                          TOKYO (AP) - A garbage disposal plant in central Japan has hit
                          the jackpot.
                          Operations at the plant suddenly came to a halt Friday morning
                          when a machine used to crush refuse began spewing out 10,000
                          yen-bills (US$93) onto a conveyor belt.
                          In total, some 31 million yen (US$287,000) had found its way
                          into the garbage, Gyoda city police said Saturday.
                          Police, shown by public broadcaster NHK, sifted through the some
                          3,200 soiled bills strewn across the floor, patching together the
                          torn pieces with tape and piling them onto a banquet-sized table to
                          be counted.
                          "I got the creeps - it was kind of scary. You expect garbage
                          but you never imagine money to come out," said one unidentified
                          employee interviewed by NHK.
                          No one has come forward to claim the money, and police are
                          trying to track down the owner. If the money is not claimed within
                          six months, it will go to Gyoda city, which owns the plant, police
                          said.
                          Gyoda lies just northwest of Tokyo in neighboring Saitama
                          prefecture.

                          (Copyright 2003 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)
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                          • Moonshiner

                            Lehigh Acres man charged after moonshine fire
                            kjtmyr-jcp
                            LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. (AP) - Luis Manuel Orama says he just wanted
                            to make a little homemade moonshine for Christmas.
                            But the Lee County Sheriff's Office says a wood-burning fire
                            used in the fermentation process got out of control late Thursday,
                            engulfing the outdoor still and spreading to his detached garage
                            with three vehicles inside.
                            Orama, 52, was charged with second-degree arson and possession
                            of a still to manufacture liquor. He told investigators he was
                            making moonshine for Christmas.
                            Authorities said the fire caused about $50,000 in damages, but
                            no one was hurt.
                            Investigators later found several propane tanks behind the
                            garage and empty jugs, hoses, a water system and three 55-gallon
                            drums - one filled with a fermenting liquid. The incident has
                            raised some eyebrows in the neighborhood.
                            "That's kind of nuts," said neighbor Joy Harris. "We really
                            don't talk to our neighbors."
                            ---
                            Information from: News-Press, http://www.news-press.com

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                            • December 15, 2003 -- The JETS won !!! and nobody cares...
                              Last edited by E40FDNYL35; 12-15-2003, 07:35 AM.
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                              CAPT. Frank Callahan Ladder 35 *
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                              FF. Bruce Gary Engine 40
                              FF. Jimmy Giberson Ladder 35
                              FF. Michael Otten Ladder 35 *
                              FF. Steve Mercado Engine 40 *
                              FF. Kevin Bracken Engine 40 *
                              FF. Vincent Morello Ladder 35
                              FF. Michael Roberts Ladder 35 *
                              FF. Michael Lynch Engine 40
                              FF. Michael Dauria Engine 40

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                              • December 16, 2003 -- Better think twice before bringing Broadway to Bluffton, S.C. Pols there have banned a production of the award-winning show "The Vagina Monologues" from the Town Hall auditorium because the title is too suggestive. "I'm thinking more about the children - they would see those posters up everywhere," said Town Clerk Sandra Lunceford. Poor Sandra. Wait until she has to deal with one of this year's Broadway hits: "Puppetry of the Penis."
                                ALL GAVE SOME BUT SOME GAVE ALL
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                                CAPT. Frank Callahan Ladder 35 *
                                LT. John Ginley Engine 40
                                FF. Bruce Gary Engine 40
                                FF. Jimmy Giberson Ladder 35
                                FF. Michael Otten Ladder 35 *
                                FF. Steve Mercado Engine 40 *
                                FF. Kevin Bracken Engine 40 *
                                FF. Vincent Morello Ladder 35
                                FF. Michael Roberts Ladder 35 *
                                FF. Michael Lynch Engine 40
                                FF. Michael Dauria Engine 40

                                Charleston 9
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