One Nation, Under Mars

The top article on Tom Tomorrow’s site today cites a story in The Australian which is asking for an investigation into the gruesome photos and captions shown on the Web site

Late last week, when the subject came up in a diary on DailyKos, I poked around at the WHOIS service of my favorite domain registrar, Dotster (although just about any of them works just fine).

The domain is registered to a Shannon Larratt, living in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The record for the site’s administrative contact lists Larratt’s email address at the domain

The site is dedicated to information and photos — many of them quite graphic — of piercing, tattoos, scarification, and body modification. Its home page sports a small “War is murder” emblem.