Crime

 

The New York Times – September 15, 2017i

If you look at the labels of these brands’ truffle oils, you’ll find that the ingredients include truffle “aroma” or “flavor” or “essence.” That’s the chemical 2,4-dithiapentane. Also known as bis (methylthio) methane, it supplies a fair imitation of the natural truffle smell.

Too many cases of “labeling shuffle.”

Where pricey oil never encountered a truffle.

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Reuters –  August  30,  2017

Wells found  that 528,000 customers were signed up for online bill pay they did not ask for. The bank will give  $910,000 refund to those customers

If the small print has a squint to it.

You’d be smart to look into it.

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The Wall Street Journal – August 22, 2017

A small but growing number of cyber security experts warn that we are a few keystrokes away from a dystopian world with no lights, running water or modern communications.

A dystopian vision that’s bomb-free and fireless ,

Launched by malicious hackers and wireless.

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BBC -June 23, 2017

A New Yorker has beat his own Guinness World Record for the farthest distance walked balancing a powered lawnmower on the chin.

We need to honor these obscure talents,
To keep the dystopian world in balance.

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AP – May 14, 2017

An unprecedented global “ransomware” attack has hit at least 100,000 organizations in 150 countries, Europe’s police agency said Sunday — and predicted that more damage may be seen Monday as people return to work and switch on their computers.

Worldwide hackers each morning say,
“Boot it up and LET US PREY.”

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