Monthly Archives: July 2010

Families of fallen soldiers ripped off by life insurers

Grieving families of soldiers killed in Afghanistan and Iraq are being fleeced by insurance companies holding their life insurance payouts in “retained asset” accounts. The sneaky, grave-robbing insurance skimming — I’m happy to describe it as such — was brought … Read More

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Devious ideological hack Breitbart should be a pariah

In an imaginary world, an irresponsible ideological bomb thrower such as Andrew Breitbart would now have lost every shred of credibility he might have possessed in the public eye. He posted an out-of-context video clip of a black federal official … Read More

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Jail mugs new Standard.net feature

Standard.net today launched a new feature: Jail mugs. We present Weber County Jail booking data in a searchable format. We’re doing it as a public service and we figure it will carry high general reader interest as well. The feature … Read More

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