The front door is locked on this brown-and-cream mobile home, an aluminum outpost at the end of a pine-tree trailer park beyond Birmingham, Ala. But the back door flaps open in a winter wind. Inside are a bag of red beans, some pet food, and a pair of high heels. Nothing else. Even the beds [Continue Reading]
Archives for February 2012
Earth Beat – Footprints: Who pinched my ride?
Writer Patrick Symmes is a keen cyclist. So when his bike was stolen from one of New York’s most expensive blocks he set out on a mission to find the culprit. As Patrick tells host Marnie Chesterton, he caught one of the bike thieves red-handed, but was disappointed to find the man was no criminal mastermind. [Continue Reading]