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Posts Tagged ‘FBI’

Media is Stupid, Gets Yelled at By FBI

As you’ve most likely heard by now, CNN, The Associated Press and Fox News decided to run with a report that a suspect was in custody regarding the Boston Marathon bombing, even though there was no proof.

The complete abandonment of facts and subsequent bear hugging of rumors forced the FBI to issue a statement. The short version: Shut up nothing has happened. Idiots.

The longer version:

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Lauren Berger Writes New Book for Young People Entering "Real World"

Lauren Berger Welcome to the Real WorldCareer Expert, Lauren Berger, releases her second book, Welcome to the Real World: Finding Your Place, Perfecting Your Work, and Turning Your Job Into Your Dream Career (Harper Business), on April 22nd. In this book, Berger shares everything she wishes someone told her after graduation. Her book is the essential guide to anyone starting their first, second, or third job. She encourages readers to be fearless, step outside of their comfort zones, and go after what they want.

Breaking: Plea Bargains No-Go in Pellicano Trial/FBI Tells Witness to Get Ready

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Things are moving along in the Anthony Pellicano trial. FBLA has learned that the plea deals for retired police sergeant Mark Arneson and telephone company ex-employee Ray Turner (reported yesterday in Radar) have broken down. The pair were hoping to plead guilty only to charges not including RICO statutes.

Arneson was charged with supplying Pellicano with personal and private information through the illegal use of his police computers, and Turner is accused of helping set up the illegal wiretaps.

The FBI has notified witnesses (and their lawyers) to get ready.

LAT in 90 Seconds

raidee.jpgHot and Bothered: The FBI, for reasons no one can explain, is cracking down on the porn industry, conducting surprise raids to find anyone who is filming minors. So far, they haven’t found any violators. Which makes us wonder: If the bureau guys are so hot to watch porn, couldn’t they just rent videos like everyone else?

dianepic.jpgShallow Water: Media pundits wonder if Diane Sawyer is going to jump ship, but with no good jobs up for grabs, she may have nowhere to land.

soccerguy.jpgBest Headline Of the Day: A pair of stars, an L.A. sky, a happy Galaxy