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Stacy Peterson’s Blue Barrel?

Stacy Peterson’s Blue Barrel?

This is a picture of the Blue Barrel Located on The I&M Canal Towpath

I ride the Grand Illinois Trail. I do it almost every day -weather permitting. The Illinois and Michigan Canal joined Lake Michigan with the Illinois River and eventually to the Mississippi river in the mid 1800’s. By some accounts, the I&M canal made Chicago the Midwest trade center that it is today. As the railroad took over as the preferred means of transportation, the trail fell into disrepair. In the last couple of decades it has been rediscovered as a nature preserve and has a bike path that follows it almost the whole length (at least 70-80 miles of it anyway.) Along the path it would not be (more…)

Nancy Grace Baby Video

Filed under: Crime — Tags: , , — Paddy Wallbouncer @ 9:05 pm 2008 February 25

Watching the video’s on the Nancy Grace show on Headline news about the Nanny who rough handled premature baby twins was interesting. The story was shocking. It showed a nanny who was throwing babies around on a couch and the alleged Nanny walking with the baby to a staircase like she was walking with a log under her arm. The supposed hidden camera seems to follow the action of the offending nanny. There are also multiple camera angles and the nanny has on different clothes in different scenes.

Do real nanny-cams follow motion and zoom in on subjects? Were multiple shots taken over a period of time? Is this video staged? What kind of editorial due diligence did the television news agency take before they ran the story? Or did they damn the torpedoes and run the sensational shocking story in the interest of boosting ratings to CNN and their Headline News show hosted by Nancy Grace?

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