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  1. Military Accidentally Sends Live Anthrax to As Many As 9 StatesThey meant to send dead samples of the virus, obviously.
  2. scary things
    CDC Misplaced Anthrax, Moved Dangerous Materials in Ziploc BagsA second investigation found more safety violations.
  3. scary things
    Government Labs Closed After Accidentally Exposing People to Deadly Diseases Oops.
  4. scares
    Accidentally Crushed Tylenol Causes Anthrax Scare in Queens CourtOops.
  5. crimes and misdemeanors
    Inmates Using Fake Anthrax to Mess With Brooklyn CourthouseUnrelated envelopes full of white powder arrived from prisons.
  6. mediocre hoaxes
    Somebody Mailed Harmless White Powder to a Brooklyn Courthouse But it was labeled “anthrax.”
  7. terrorble
    Threatening Mail Makes Annual Visit to Media, SenatorsThe NYPD and FBI are investigating letters sent from Oregon to all of Capitol Hill.
  8. terrorism
    Anthrax Mystery Might Still Be UnsolvedBruce Ivins could be innocent or he had some help.
  9. jerks
    White Powder Scares at American Express, Bank of AmericaCoincidence?
  10. unpopular eastern european countries
    The Lithuanian Consulate Doesn’t Get a Lot of Mail, ApparentlyA regular old envelope sparks a false alarm.
  11. jerks
    Which Is Crazier: Mailing Fake Anthrax to the U.N. or Mailing Real Anthrax to the U.N.?It’s an age-old question.
  12. ink-stained wretches
    Powder Sent to Wall Street Journal Was HarmlessThe only way it could hurt people was psychologically.
  13. ink-stained wretches
    ‘Times’ Editorial-Page Editors Totally Saw McCain Slap ComingFrom the moment they accepted Barack Obama’s op-ed over the summer, they knew they’d set themselves up for a McCain trap.