Lying for Death Ray – Crappy PR for James Ray presented as journalism (Part 1)

Spirituality is No Excuse

This is a long post and it probably won’t interest all that many people, so I’ve put it below the fold.

Enter failed self-help teacher and deadly criminal, James Ray.

Enter struggling film maker Jenny Carchman, and struggling journalist Lizzie Crocker….

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I Am So Grateful For All The People Who Spoke To Me About Elliott Smith’s Mysterious Death

Justice for Elliott Smith

Because this is the moment of the year when we acknowledge to be thankful for good things happening to us, I would like to say I am grateful for people who had the courage to speak to me about Elliott Smith’s death and his relationship with Jennifer Chiba. I know how bad it can be perceived, it’s gossipy, it’s hearsay, and it doesn’t look admirable, so it is understandable that people don’t want to speak badly of another person, especially in circumstances like these, simply because people are very reluctant to say anything that may be a step leading to the conclusion that his death may have been a murder.

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