June 17, 2013 By Adam Schrager
Proud to release some of the comments about "The Sixteenth Rail" that can now be bought at your local bookstore, borrowed at your local library or purchased on line. "People lie, but wood doesn’t. As journalist Schrager (The Principled Politician: The Story of Ralph Carr) tells it, Arthur Koehler, a pioneer in forensic science, was often called into court as an expert witness. The most well-known case in which Koehler testified, though, was the kidnapping of Charles and Anne Lindbergh’s son. When he saw the pictures of the wooden ladder used by the kidnappers, Koehler knew he could make … Read...
The Daily Spam Report 3/10: A Florida woman claiming to be my sister is trying to steal my fake millions
As if I have not had many reasons to be angry with Florida this winter (it's been sunny and warm there), now I'm really ticked. Specifically, I'm furious that some woman named "Ms . Lara … Read
I'm excited to go to Wood County, the site of Arthur Koehler's first criminal case testimony, on Thursday night for a talk at the McMillan Library. Koehler's work helped convict John Magnuson … Read
It's both rare and extremely gratifying when you catch one of the people sending us unsolicited emails in a flat-out lie. Take, for example, today's sender to The Spam Report. He claims his … Read
Sometimes the most obvious red flag is, in fact, the most important to actually see. Take for example today's Spam Report which comes from Lue S. in Monona who provided this email below from … Read