The Little Numbers In The Bigger Picture Or Why 40-80 On The WatchList Will Affect All Of Us

When John Key told us that 30-40 people where donating to ISIS and 40 more where on the watch list for possible transgressions he introduced what I would like to call the virtual Jeremy Bentham watchtower called the  Pantopticon. According to Wikipedia: The concept of the design is to allow a single watchman to observe […]

Chase Doen’t Want You To Take Out Your Money! Capital Controls Implemented!

When the Russian Communist empire was in full swing the Ruble was worth nothing and many people wanted to buy American dollars to pay for things they could only pay for in dollars. In fact any currency would do other than the Ruble. I remember when we stayed in Czechoslovakia the many people who approached […]

The ‘flying Humvee’ gets off the ground as U.S. military plans first all-terrain, bullet-proof warcraft by next year

Will it happen? I don’t know but what a terrifying thought! It might look like something out of a Marvel comic but this flying jeep is close to becoming a reality. According to insiders at the military’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the first model of this futuristic vehicle will be ready at the […]

FBI to launch nationwide facial recognition service

The FBI by mid-January will activate a nationwide facial recognition service in select states that will allow local police to identify unknown subjects in photos, bureau officials told Nextgov. The federal government is embarking on a multiyear, $1 billion dollar overhaul of the FBI’s existing fingerprint database to more quickly and accurately identify suspects, partly […]