Etymology[ edit ] The French word absinthe can refer either to the alcoholic beverage or, less commonly, to the actual wormwood plant, with grande absinthe being Artemisia absinthiumand petite absinthe being Artemisia pontica. Whether the word was a borrowing from Persian into Greek, or from a common ancestor of both, is unclear.
Oswald was handing out flyers in front of the building in which Shaw worked. Helms said no such thing. Shaw merely gave information to the Domestic Contract Servicelike thousands of other American businessmen, journalists, and travelers.
He later told conspiracy author Mark Lane that he saw "a flash of light or smoke or something which caused me to feel like something out of the ordinary had occurred.
Even conspiracy author Josiah Thompson only claims 33 "Knoll" witnesses, and the House Select Committee only classified 20 witnesses as "Knoll" witnesses Push idea of Grassy Knoll shooter Jean Hill tells agent "I saw a man shooting from over there behind that fence [on the Grassy Knoll]" Hill was saying no such thing in the s, although she later began to make such claims Provide "Grassy Knoll" witness Jean Hill sequestered and intimidated shortly after the assassination Create impression of "coverup" badgering witnesses Beverly Oliver story Oliver was not known to Garrison or anyone else until years later.
Elements of her story are extremely implausible. Police officers who were with truck fail to confirm Mercer's storywhich implies absurd scenario for getting weapon onto Grassy Knoll.
Link Ruby to the assassination Oswald, running down the stairs after the shooting, runs past Victoria Adams and Sandra Styles. Both women actually descended the stairs several minutes after Oswald. Argue that Oswald would have been seen had he retreated from the Sniper's Nest to the second floor lunchroom Laying of new floor on sixth floor of Depository allowed "unknown workmen in the building" Flooring was done by Depository employees, and no "unknown workmen" were seen by Depository employees Evade serious problem with Stone's scenario, the issue of who did fire the shots if Oswald didn't Oswald as innocent victim Garrison says Domingo Benevides "refused to identify" Oswald as shooter Benevides first said he didn't see the shooter well enough for an identification, but then later identified Oswald Imply that Benevides believes the shooter to be someone besides Oswald Garrison describes three cartridges lying "neatly side by side in Sniper's Nest" Imply plot to frame Oswald with planted evidence Garrison claims Oswald was "interrogated for 12 hours and nobody made a record of it.
X" voices views of L. Fletcher Prouty, who did not meet Garrison until many years later. Prouty has expressed a wide variety of crackpot opinions. Supply grand scale political explanation for the assassination "Mr.
X," in New Zealand, noted stories about Oswald before Oswald was even charged. Oswald was officially charged after He had been chief suspect for hours, giving opportunity to check his background in newspaper files.
Imply sinister CIA "cover story" being disseminated.
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Y," the boss of "Mr. X" is seen in photos of tramps in Dealey Plaza. Provide military motive for JFK's murder Oswald defection tied to Powers' U-2 shootdown Powers did speculate that Oswald was involved, but had no evidence. Oswald lacked information that would have helped Soviets down plane Imply intelligence ties for Oswald In USSR, Oswald lived "high on the hog" and the "only explanation for the royal treatment was that he gave the Russians secrets" Defectors had considerable propaganda value, and the government wanted them to be happy Push notion of Oswald as spook Marina's uncle was with "Soviet Intelligence" He was head of the Timber Administration of the Belorussian Republic's Ministry of Internal Affairs.
Imply intelligence connections for Oswald Oswald spoke Russian so well Marina thought he was a native speaker He spoke with a heavy accent, and she thought he was from one of the Baltic Republics, where Russian was not the native language Push notion of intelligence training in Russian language Marina "has no problems" getting out of U.
Marina and Lee endured an extensive bureaucratic hassle to get Marina out of the country Imply some sinister intelligence connections Lafayette Square was a "strange place for a communist to spend his spare time" Lafayette Square was a block from Oswald's place of work Imply intelligence connections for Oswald Oswald and Bringuier in "local TV debate" Debate was public affairs show on WDSU radio Inflate importance of debate, which supposedly served to discredit the Fair Play for Cuba Committee Dallas Mayor Cabell, brother of CIA's General Cabell, changed the motorcade route.
Route was announced only days prior to Nov. The Secret Service and Connolly's staff planned the parade route with the intention of direct access to the Trade Mart.
A History, is ripped out of context and misinterpreted. Downplay extent to which war grew out of Kennedy's policies Telex to all FBI offices warns of assassination attempt in Dallas Only one less-than-credible witness claims to have seen telex. No copies exist, and no corroborating witnesses.
Argue that Oswald was an FBI informant, whose reports must have been the basis of the phantom "telex. X" claims that entire DC phone system was out for an hour following the assassination.One evening over dinner, I began to joke, as I often had before, about writing an essay called “Men Explain Things to Me.” Every writer has a stable of ideas that never make it to the racetrack, and I’d been trotting this pony out recreationally every once in a while.
A criminal record refers to the accounts of any previous convictions and charges that a person might have. If a person has had a prior conviction, it is often said that they "have a criminal record".
This can have various effects in many areas of the person’s life. To arrive at the edge of the world's knowledge, seek out the most complex and sophisticated minds, put them in a room together, and have them ask each other the questions they are asking themselves.
Misc thoughts, memories, proto-essays, musings, etc. And on that dread day, the Ineffable One will summon the artificers and makers of graven images, and He will command them to give life to their creations, and failing, they and their creations will be dedicated to the flames.
RESEARCH AND INFORMED EXPERT OPINION Leading researchers, educators and experts assess the effects and dangers of spanking and related maltreatment of children. Absinthe (/ ˈ æ b s ɪ n θ, -s æ̃ θ /; French:) is historically described as a distilled, highly alcoholic (45–74% ABV / 90– U.S.
proof) beverage. It is an anise-flavoured spirit derived from botanicals, including the flowers and leaves of Artemisia absinthium ("grand wormwood"), together with green anise, sweet fennel, and other medicinal and culinary .