Girl Scouts Attempt Vigilante Justice Against Cookie Money Thieves

Louis Peitzman · 03/04/12 01:42PM

Get ready for the most adorable true crime story you'll hear all day. In Texas, a troop of Girl Scouts selling cookies outside a Wal-Mart were robbed by thieves who took the girls' cash box. (But weirdly enough, no cookies.) It's actually kind of a sad story — they never got the money back. But the no-nonsense way the victims went after the robbers is pretty cute.

Girl Scouts Down to Their Last Six Cookies

Hamilton Nolan · 01/27/11 11:30AM

Girl Scout Cookies are an apt metaphor for our economy: it was working just fine. Then someone got the bright idea to hugely expand it. Then it collapsed. Soon, there will be just six kinds of Girl Scout cookies left.