I'm interested in scads of topics, and it seems I'm always running into interesting tidbits. I'd like to share some with you. I promise they'll always have at least a fleeting relevance to the day at hand.
November 28, 2011
November 28: Last Executions in Paris, 1972
The two men executed were prisoners who had taken a nurse and a prison guard hostage and killed them both.
But more interesting than the murders is the life story of their executioner, Andre Obrecht.