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TV Habits and Your Fear of Crime

on February 15, 2011 at 9:56 am in Pop Culture, Psychology by | No Comments

Medical News Today has an interesting article on What Your TV Habits Say About Your Fear of Crime. According to the study results, those who tend to watch non-fiction crime documentaries such as “The First 48” are more likely to be afraid of becoming a crime victim. They are also…

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Review: A&E Biography on Arthur Shawcross

on January 29, 2011 at 10:22 am in Serial Killers, Video Reviews by | No Comments

Mrs. SK Podcast and I were flipping channels last night, and as we went by the Biography Channel, we saw that the Biography episode on Arthur Shawcross (aka the Genesee River Killer) was just starting. As neither of us had seen the episode, nor were particularly familiar with Shawcross, we…

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Dominic West to Portray Fred West

on January 18, 2011 at 1:26 pm in Pop Culture, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Dominic West, who starred in The Wire, will play Fred West in a television drama. It will focus on the time between West’s arrest and his suicide in 1995. Monica Dolan will play Rose West, which Emily Watson will play Janet Leach. West refused to speak to anyone unless Leach…

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James Franco to play Richard Ramirez

on January 16, 2011 at 9:46 am in Pop Culture, Serial Killers by | No Comments

James Franco will direct and star in the movie adaption of Philip Carlo’s “The Night Stalker”. Shooting starts this summer. “The Night Stalker” is the true crime story of Richard Ramirez, who killed at least thirteen in Southern California in 1985.

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George Clooney to Star in “The Monster of Florence”

on January 5, 2011 at 4:33 pm in Pop Culture, Unsubs by | No Comments

The best-selling nonfiction book on Il Mostro, an unknown killer of sixteen people in Italy between 1968 and 1985, has been given the initial go ahead. It will be produced by George Clooney and Grant Heslov, and is expected to star Clooney. Christopher McQuarrie will adapt the book into a…

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Was Blondie’s Debbie Harry almost a victim of Ted Bundy?

on December 9, 2010 at 9:42 am in Pop Culture, Serial Killers by | No Comments

In a recent interview, 70’s rocker girl Debbie Harry tells and interesting story. She claims that in the early 70’s, she was almost killed by Ted Bundy. It was in the early 70s and I was trying to get across town at two or three o’clock in the morning. This…

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Small Business SEO

on December 6, 2010 at 9:28 am in Murderabillia by | No Comments

Search engine optimization (SEO) is about taking actions to ensure your website can be found in a search engine results page (SERP) when people search for words or phrases relevant this comparison to the content on your website make the difference. Your SERP listing ties in with brand awareness. Think about…

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Canadian Forces Burn David Russell Williams Military Effects

on November 19, 2010 at 8:57 am in Murderabillia, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Tuesday, four Canadian military officials entered the Tweed cottage of convicted serial killer David Russell Williams. They left ninety minutes later with enough military effects, including books, manuals and uniforms, to fill a van. Commander Hubert Genest, a Canadian Forces spokesperson, said: All his military clothes — boots, headdress, shirts…

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Alfred Gaynor Sells His Hair

on November 16, 2010 at 2:35 pm in Murderabillia, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Or a bag of it, at least. Alfred Gaynor, who was convicted of the rape and murder of seven Springfield, MA women, is attempting to sell a bag of his hair online for $35. There is no law in Massachusetts preventing criminals from profiting from their notoriety. Personally I think…

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Leonardo DiCaprio to Play H. H. Holmes

on November 2, 2010 at 9:37 am in Pop Culture, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way and Double Features have purchased the right to the film adaption of the best selling book on H. H. Holmes, “Devil in the White City”. DiCaprio is expected to take on the role of Holmes.

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