Chopping Down Northwoods

It took less than eight hours for the powers that be to remove the signs above westbound 470 that read "9/11 was an inside job! Google north woods;" for the details of what turned up when I followed this advice, click here. On my drive home yesterday, I checked my rearview mirror to note the status of these words. Sure enough, they were gone. But the three American flags that our mystery conspiracy theorist anchored to border the signs were still flying high. -- Amber Taufen

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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