Posts Categorized: Current Affairs

DEATH THREATS HAUNT TRUE CRIME AUTHORS

  DEATH THREATS HAUNT TRUE CRIME AUTHORS. More death threats. I get them every so often, but I don’t take them too seriously. Mostly I get them from corrupt law enforcement employees who think I am going to expose their corruption. I don’t do that. That’s not my job.  I would rather expose the valor dedication… Read more »

Freedom to Hyperlink! Read this and be incredulous.

Hey, did you see the story in the newspaper about…..?  You didn’t? Oh, it is kind of interesting. I’ll send you the link.” When we say “link” we mean hyperlink.  You click on it, and it takes you to something.,  Example: Here is a link to Burl Barer’s brilliant website. My friend Leonard Buschel shared… Read more »

The Barer Report: National Addiction Foundation:

  The following Op-Ed feature is by award-winning investigative journalist Burl Barer.  Mr. Barer has been pro-active in the support of effective prevention and treatment of alcoholism and addiction since 1973 when he served on the Seattle Mayor’s Task Force on Drug Abuse Treatment and Prevention. Often outspoken and admittedly opinionated, the views expressed are… Read more »

BETRAYAL IN BLUE — RAVE REVIEWS! BUY IT

It was a thrill to write, and the rave reviews make all three of your dedicated co-authors delighted. Now, all we need is for YOU, dear reader, to buy the damn thing! Lucky for you, it is available as an ebook for Kindle, in paperback or as an excellent audio book narrated by Kevin Pierce…. Read more »

Seatac Media’s live stream goes dead and I’m pissed off.

Seatacmedia.com is the ultimate excellent repository of Seattle-Tacoma media lore, information, airchecks AND, up until now, a 24 hr Internet radio station playing great oldies PLUS excellent new shows including my very own True Crime Uncensored’s Greatest Hits. Despite the educational and historic value of Seatacmedia.com’s streaming “radio station” it has been forced to go… Read more »

THE DEAD GUY IS IN PERFECT HEALTH

The dead body on the bedroom floor was taken to the county morgue where the coroner did a complete autopsy. There was no cause of death. The deceased was in perfect health, except for the fact that he was definately dead. No trauma, no wounds, no drugs in his system. Test after test came up… Read more »