Liz Ohanesian of the LA Weekly tells us, "One of our news bloggers, Dennis Romero, has been covering the case of Daniel Montalvo, a young man who defected from Scientology and was then arrested by LA Sheriff's Department. It's a strange and intriguing case." More so because the arrest is now believed to have been made over allegations the 19-year-old Montalvo stole multiple hard drives from the Church.
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• President Trump says for the first time that Joe Biden won the Nov. 3 presidential election Donald Trump just tweeted "He won", meaning Joe Biden, and the recent presidential election — followed by a bunch of garbage lies, and retweets of Fox News 'Watters' World' host Jesse Watters spewing more garbage lies. But that's… READ THE REST
SpaceX is delaying its planned second astronaut flight by a day because of high wind and weather conditions that threaten recovery and recycling of the rocket booster. The launch has been pushed to Sunday night. The news of a launch scrub came late Friday after SpaceX CEO Elon Musk tweeted he received mixed test results… READ THE REST
Calling all caffeine addicts! There's no reason to pin all your hopes on Black Friday for your new coffee gadget fix. As part of the Boing Boing Store's Pre-Black Friday Sale, you can score a great deal right now on one of more than a dozen different coffee and espresso makers by top brands. With… READ THE REST
There used to be a name for people who carried around equipment that could handle almost anything at a moment's notice: Boy Scouts. Now, we're all carrying everyday essentials that will hopefully help us MacGuyver our way out of any sticky situation. Nowhere is that more apparent than in the fight against COVID. KeySmart has… READ THE REST
With everyone stuck in COVID quarantine for much of the year, online sales for Amazon and other retailers have gone through the roof. That means more and more packages coming right to your door, to the sheer delight of a more loathsome brand of COVID opportunist: the porch pirate. Thieves taking off with delivered packages… READ THE REST