File under: Not a good career move

Monday, March 19th, 2007 | You Call This News?

An intern with the National Archives stole about 165 Civil War documents — including the War Department’s announcement of President Lincoln’s death — and sold most of them on eBay, prosecutors charged Thursday.

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Thou shalt not give archivists a bad name. It’s one of the commandments. Dumbass.

3 Comments to File under: Not a good career move

Ivan
3/20/2007

!! The level of greed that some contemplate in this country knows no bounds !!

makethelogobigger
3/20/2007

Hey, whatever it is, you can find it on…

;-p

ouija repairman
3/21/2007

Let me know when the stuff Sandy Berger stole from the National Archives gets to Ebay. I’d be very interested in that. You know, it being about national security and all.

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