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WTF is going on in Shawano, Wisconsin?

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by 2muchcoffeeman, Dec 17, 2008.

  1. 2muchcoffeeman

    2muchcoffeeman Active Member


    That's disturbing. This is even more so:

    The group in question is something called the "Samanta Roy Institute of Science and Technology, Inc.," about whom I can find next to no unbiased data. There's a bit more about them in this story from one of Gannett's Wisconsin papers: http://www.postcrescent.com/article/20081113/APC0101/81113081/1979

    Reminds me somewhat of the followers of Baghwan Shree Rajneesh back in the 80s ... you may remember them as the perpetrators of the single largest bioterrorist attack in United States history and later an attempt to kill the U.S. attorney for Oregon.

    So ... WTF is going on in Wisconsin?
  2. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    It's like Czechoslovakia.
  3. Beaker

    Beaker Active Member

    Fucking bizarre.
  4. Dyno

    Dyno Well-Known Member

    Yikes. My mom has friends who live there.
  5. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    I have been trying to tell you people about Wisconsin for a long time.

    It's probably too late, now.
  6. Beaker

    Beaker Active Member

    Paging Bubbler...
  7. I've been to Shawano.
    It is apparently less boring than it was 30 years ago.
  8. JakeandElwood

    JakeandElwood Well-Known Member

    Yeah, when did Armen Keteyian become a news reporter?
  9. Beaker

    Beaker Active Member

    I believe he's been one for quite a few years now--really movin' up the food chain.
  10. KYSportsWriter

    KYSportsWriter Well-Known Member

    He's been with CBS for awhile, I think.
  11. Bubbler

    Bubbler Well-Known Member

    I got nothing except I ate in Shawano once and, until now, the only TV news story I've seen about them was a hilariously pious "investigative" report about a swinging party getting shut down at one of the local hotels.

    Maybe the swingers are fighting back? Or, based on what I read in that Post-Crescent story, since these freaks are hotel owners in the Shawano area, maybe the swingers are DEAD.

    Seriously, though, that's some fucked up shit.
  12. Flash

    Flash Guest

    Are you afraid of CBS?
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