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If you can’t trust your bank, whom can you trust? Part 2

By Burl Barer Good news for me: Chase bank finally gave me back the money stolen from me in May, 2019 by  the mysterious Paul Cape. Why this sudden alteration in attitude after denying my claim four times?  Well, simple, actually. I took my complaint to the Consumer Financial Protection…

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The shadow of the stratosphere: death and drugs in Las Vegas

By Burl Barer The incongruity of the Stratosphere’s impressive tower, taller than the Eiffel, twice the size of Seattle’s famed Space Needle, reaching for the stars on that block of Las Vegas Blvd. is not lost on tourists. Those who stray from the bright lights and bell-ringing jackpots of the…

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If you can’t trust your bank, whom can you trust?

By Burl Barer “He’s a liar and a fraud,” yelled Adam, “and he will go to jail and go to hell.” The object of Adam’s ire is unknown even to me, and I’m the guy who wrote the sentence in the first place. I simply wanted to create a sentence…

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Death threats for true crime authors and journalists

By Burl Barer I haven’t had a death threat lately, but there are deranged folks out there who will kill or cripple talk show hosts and/or journalist because they disagree with the author’s viewpoint, lifestyle, sexuality, political affiliation or personal spiritual path.   David Berg in Denver was gunned down by…

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A burning in Joshua Tree

By Burl Barer Haena Worthing couldn’t save her stepdad’s life, but her quick mind and professional background as an event planner and brand perception expert saved her from certain death – but now she faces murder charges. “An agent who worked for Gwen Stefani has been charged with the murder…

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Stealing Manhattan

By Burl Barer My name is Burl Barer.  I write books and tell stories. You read books and enjoy stories. We will get along just fine,  First of all, let me share some wonderful news  I am, at this very moment, living every true crime author’s dream.  What is that…

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