Scariest Horror Villains of all time? Halloween edition.

It's Halloween season, and so why not have some scary villain fun? It's appropriate here, too. My site is dedicated to heroes, villains, and fools... as well as to the more abstract notions of discrimination and preferential treatment in the justice … [Continue reading]

Authors of THE BULLYING ANTIDOTE recognize local heroes.

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf sitting next to a student at a computer.

Please join a writer friend of mine at an award ceremony recognizing East Bay, California heroes in bullying prevention.   Kristen Caven and her psychologist mom, Louise Hart, wrote The Bullying Antidote. More about this book later in the … [Continue reading]

Peyton Manning: Special treatment re sex scandal?

3/4 shots of Manning w football juxtaposed with & Naughright in black dress. Preferential treatment?

Today's blog begins to transition from the main prior focus of the website (clefts, disabled heroes, etc.). It embraces a newly added focus, loosely called 'discrimination' which includes special treatment of males, superstars, etc. by society. This … [Continue reading]

Celebs with cleft lip & other birth defects——I.

For much of the information and photos in this blog and the followup one, I'm indebted to  Listverse.com  and Madame Noire (MN). Madame Noire is a sophisticated lifestyle site launched by Usher's ex-wife, Tameka Raymond. It is a classic fashion and … [Continue reading]

Would be serial killer blows first attempt.

Tan 2-story motel where Serial killer botches her 1st attempt.

  Before this website transitions more fully toward villains and away from cleft-palate-and-lip heroes (the kids, the medical pros that help them), a little humor is in order.   Of course, lightheartedness is in the eye of the beholder. The victim … [Continue reading]

Announcing the addition of collage materials to my website.

collage by Robert Rauschenberg titled Palladian Xmas

It's kinda exciting.  As part of the slight reorientation of this Heroes, Villains and Fools website, collage materials pertaining to criminal justice topics will be created. They'll be added to the art gallery from time to time. Click here for the … [Continue reading]

Cyberbullying: non-obvious reasons kids of color targeted more.

Cyberbully victim portryed by black hands holding electronic gadget, Caribbean360

Cyberbullying may result from family or societal biases, beliefs, and distortions being unconsciously absorbed by children,then passed on to kids of color. But, there are other reasons than racism and ethnocentrism that explain the high rate of … [Continue reading]