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MagickMuffin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-30-08 12:11 PM
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17. Thanks for posting blm
I remember when this story broke. Maxine Waters held hearings about it.

It was really a sad day in America when the media treated him the way they did.

I wish someone would also do a movie on Danny Casolaro. Casolaro was found dead in a bathtub in the Sheraton Inn, Martinsburg, West Virginia, one day after allegedly arranging to meet a source in connection with an investigation he had referred to as "the Octopus." His research centered around a complex story called the Inslaw affair, and a sprawling conspiracy theory supposedly connected to it.

Casolaro alleged that he was nearly ready to have revealed a wide-ranging criminal conspiracy spanning Iran-Contra, October Surprise, the closure of Bank of Credit and Commerce International (BCCI), the bombing of Pan Am 103, and involving the Central intelligence Agency (CIA), Mossad, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), the U.S. Justice Dept, the Wackenhut Corporation, and the British security and intelligence services. Writing in the Columbia Journalism Review, Phil Linsalata notes, "Any one of those stories, of course, is a challenge for America's best journalists. Casolaro wanted to tackle them all."

More:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danny_Casolaro





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