Chemical Weapons Watchdog Wins Nobel Peace Prize – NYTimes.com: this award is one of the stupidest on earth. Mr. Nobel is turning in his grave.The Peace Prize is a joke and has been since given to Kissinger and other warmongers. The chemical inspectors are also a joke since they don’t visit Israel or the US to see what chemical weapons are held in these two very belligerent nations.
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The final insult to the Egyptian revolt: Hosni Mubarak Release: Court Orders Former Egyptian President To Be Freed by Mubarak judge, is now going to be under house arrest. The military still holds Morsi in secret prison and is accusing him of killing demonstrators while the military butchered thousands during their coup. The coup is nearly complete with the Old Regime firmly back in power.
The Lavabit news is huge inside the online community. I have been on the internet since conception back when it was a NASA/Pentagon operation connecting various physics and astronomy and other departments. From day one, the government was most anxious to spy on the scientists many of whom were quite naive about this. I always assumed the government is spying on me online. Not the slightest doubt. But the libertarians who are the core of the internet systems and computer world figured out ways to evade government eyeballs and thus, the alternative web which was secretive, flourished.
Every once and a while, people seeking publicity play mind games with everyone’s justified paranoia. The latest scam attempt is by the Catalano family who put out this story that they innocently Googled ‘pressure cooker’ because they wanted to cook some beans, ‘backpack’ because their son wanted one and ‘bombs’ for no good reason at all and then suddenly the FBI was storming their home, grilling them about terrorism. Continue reading