Archive for the ‘Crime’ Category

The Guerilla Grafters

Friday, April 27th, 2012

The Guerrilla Grafters are a group of San Franciscans who believe urban trees are a precious thing to waste on simple flowers. Found at YouTube from faircompanies.

Good Seed: A Story Of Bread & Redemption

Friday, January 27th, 2012

Dave Dahl’s story of an ex-con who went on to success with Dave’s Killer Bread. Found at YouTube from DavesKillerBread.


Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Brilliant! CSI, Legoized. Found at YouTube from pixelspersecond.

Gumby Robs 7-11 (Or Tries To)

Friday, September 9th, 2011

Some dude dressed as Gumby tried to hold up a 7-11 in San Diego but the clerk thought it was a joke. Lesson: Don’t let comedy get in the way of your caper. Found at YouTube from AssociatedPress.

The Mark Of Cain

Sunday, June 26th, 2011

The Mark of Cain documents the fading art form and language of Russian criminal tattoos, formerly a forbidden topic in Russia. The now vanishing practice is seen as reflecting the transition of the broader Russian society. Filmed in some of Russia;s most notorious prisons, including the fabled White Swan, the interviews with prisoners, guards, and criminologists reveal the secret language of The Zone and The Code of Thieves. Found at YouTube from rosaryfilms via Library Ben.

Farmin’ In Da Hood

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

Epic story of several families uprooted from comfortable suburbia and made their homes for good in one of the most blighted neighborhoods in the U.S. Lykins Neighborhood 64127 Inner City KCMO. Found at YouTube from TheUrbanFarmingGuys.