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Alien Protection Device *Not* A Selling Feature

By • Oct 20th, 2005 • Category: Random Oddities

I reluctantly remind you that I grew up in Iowa. Reluctantly because the people in this story aren’t far from uncommon.

Police have taken away a device from a home in Davenport after its new tenants discovered a box containing what they thought was a bomb…the house’s former owner said it was designed to scare off aliens living underground.

The complete story. (via BoingBoing) Sadly, there are no photos.

is a post-hardcore rock'n'roller, graphic designer, amateur chef, typography nerd, coffee connoisseur, radio guy, motorcyclist, skateboard commuter, and a reluctant adult. He lives in Portland's Old Town area with the lovely Dr. Adrienne and Rocco the Dog.
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