Category Archives: Paths Crossed

Paths Crossed: The Chicks are in “How I Learned The Facts of Life”

The terrific group now known as the Chicks are in Chapter 7, under the sub-title “Brainwashing and the Dixie Chicks.” Oh, the Chicks weren’t brainwashed. Country music, in “canceling” them, acted as if the entire business and all their fans … Continue reading

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Paths Crossed: When drug raids go radically bad

The horrendous police shooting of Breonna Taylor reminded me of a case I once did some work on — a case which demonstrates how cops can miserably fuck up when they investigate illegal drug cases, especially when their warrants depend … Continue reading

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Paths crossed, many, many, many times: Maj Sjowall

The Times obituary of Maj Sj√∂wall had a photo of her taken a few years ago. I was glad to see it because I now know what Rhea Nielsen looks like. Of course I sort of knew what Rhea looks … Continue reading

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