jerkcity fuck of the month rotten press scientology


rotten dailyrotten articles rotten search
About Dailyrotten


Feedback
If you like this page, hate it, or would like to suggest changes, staff@rotten.com is listening. This page is experimental and somewhat different from what we usually offer, so please do send your feedback.

Adding Stories
If you are a rotten newshound and you would like to suggest a story, visit our submit page to send us the URL. Stories that are accepted will have your name credited.

Posting Comments
In order to post comments to stories, you will have to create an account. Accounts will generally be validated within 24 hours, and of course will be disabled if there is abuse.

Viewership
On the first full day this page went live, 100,000 people visited this Rotten News page. Of course that was the day after the WTC attacks, so that number is somewhat distorted. Right now this page gets between 50,000 and 75,000 people every day.

Linking
We encourage everyone to link to this page; if you like it, others probably will as well.

Other Rotten
Rotten
Gaping Maw
Celebrity Morgue
Mugshots
Rotten Store
Rate My Poo
Rate My Kitten
Penny Postcards
Phallic
Boners

Home
Make Dailyrotten
your start page




December 16, 2001

Don't buy stamps without flags
The Progressive | Submitted by: Humanoid
In today's hyperpatriotic climate, don't make the mistake of trying to buy postage stamps that don't have flags on them. It just might make you the subject of an investigation, which is what happened when Daniel Muller and Andrew Mandell asked for such stamps in early November. "No one said anything to us for about twenty minutes, and then two cops came in and asked for our IDs. They asked if we had any outstanding warrants. They ran a check on us. They asked us why we had asked for stamps without American flags on them."

Read article...

Target London
Observer | Submitted by: Soylent
"It appears to be a record of meetings between al-Qaeda's master bomb-maker and an English-speaking activist in which he is guided through each step in building a bomb. In places the author has revisited his notes, adding information in a small, neat hand, often underlined, suggesting he has tried some of the procedures in the camp, had problems and been talked through his mistakes."

Read article...

McDonald's Bombed in Xian
Reuters | Submitted by: Crazy Quagga
The McDonald's in Xi'an China was devastated by a suicide bomber, injuring 30 others. The explosion comes on the heels of a series of strange detonations throughout that area of China, which do not seem to be the work of concerted terrorists but rather a trendy and perverse way to exact revenge. The second link is a close-up of "forlorn Ronald McDonald sitting in debris-strewn eatery after the explosion."

Read article... and This article...

Porcupine feces attack on postal facility
Grand Rapids Press | Submitted by: Mlaah
"The next day, Beal said he took two buckets of [porcupine] fecal matter-- which he had gathered in the woods -- to the post office and threw one at several employees. He then left, returned about 30 seconds later and splattered more muck from a second bucket on mail and another employee."

Read article...


 Copyright 2001 Soylent Communicationsrotten | daily rotten | gaping maw | about