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Michael Sajdak

Michael Sajdak lives in Chicago, IL.

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I am talking to a human skull held out in my hand. It doesn’t talk back. So I dispose of it somewhere along the day trail budding with sleep. Fireflies fill our yards.

These days I should know, should probably know, where it’s going.

When the video went viral, a spokesperson for CERN assured the public that the event was merely an elaborate prank, a “work of fiction.” This would seem to put the controversy quickly to rest, if it weren’t for the fact that the man who recorded the act was soon after found dead.

Michael Brick, writing for the New Republic, calls Jonathan Lee Riches “the most prolific jailhouse lawyer of all time.” Now, it probably has something to do with the fact that Riches, a man who in 2012 and at the age…