It was an accessory in the arsenal of Karl Pierson, the student who opened fire last week inside a Colorado high school, leaving one girl in a coma before taking his own life….
Which the publisher refuses to take out of print because he owns the rights to it, and it makes him too much money.
Note to writers: never sell all rights in a creative work of yours TO ANYONE. Never. No matter how broke you are, no matter how good they make the deal sound. NEVER.(Also, never sell world rights to anything, but that’s a different can of worms.)
Seeking to discover where in America the Seven Deadly Sins are most prevalent, a group of geographers from Kansas State University did some research using data on things such as number of fast food restaurants per capita (gluttony), number of thefts and robberies (envy), and average incomes compared with the number of inhabitants living beneath the poverty line (greed). Red indicates higher rates and blue represents the lowest rates.