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Investigation Discovery network can get you hooked on crime

Henry Schleiff wants to simplify your life. He wants to school you in life lessons. He wants to hook you on crime. As a group president at Discovery Communications, Schleiff is boss of Investigation Discovery, or ID for short, a network whose motto might be: "Where bad things happen to good (or hapless or downright clueless) people." ID is awash with real-life tales of greed, passion and outright evil served up with sassy titles like "A Crime to Remember," ''I Almost Got Away With It" and "Who the (Bleep) Did I Marry?" Hooked?! Think of watching ID as being turned loose in a frozen yogurt shop: one delectable product in countless flavors you...