January 2007


A subversive ad campaign for Aqua Teen Hunger Force caused the whole city of Boston to totally freak out. Magnetic light displays were mistaken for possible bombs. The displays included one of characters flicking you off. The governor was not happy. No word yet from Ignignot. Pictured to the right is the bomb squad — removing an advertisement for an 11-minute cartoon for adults. Boy, when they say “The only thing to fear is fear itself”, I completely understand. It’s scary that this is how they think they are protecting us from a terror attack.  Read on for comments which include links to flickr photos, other news items, and other people having gotten in trouble for similar things.

I have no idea where I got this, but it was during a period of time when I was on the internet and was reading some semi-spiritual/philosophical type texts (more for the fantasy aspect, really).  I have NO IDEA where this came from, or even when, but I would estimate around 1993ish.   And now, The Game Of The Two Oracles. (more…)

I will be doing a series of posting on old-school computer memories. Some will be from the BBS days, and some will be from the “old school non-bbs computing” days, i.e. the DOS days, the pre-web days of the internet, etc.

I am doing this because I am recovering files from a ~1996 4G harddrive crash that I literally lost my dreams in. (Well, I lost a text file containing a journal of my dreams for many years. And other very valuable personal logs that can never be replaced.)

Anyway, I present you with a crazy email forward I got in 1996:

I Like Monkeys. (more…)

Alcohol Testing. !!!!!!!!!!!!Woman Jailed After Reporting Her Own Rape, Denied Use Of Morning-After Pill Due To Religious Conflict!!!!!!!!!!!!!!. Germany indicts CIA agens for kidnapping of El-Masri (kidnapping previously covered here). Bulk glowsticks.

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Big Business Buys Silence of Toll Road Critical NewspapersFarmers Insurance Group Sucks! GorillaMask.net: Killing Productivity.

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You Wouldn’t Catch Me Dead In Iraq. Design your own t-shirts for $15. Microsoft Vista requires you to already have windows to install it! (WTF?). Also, a really need search engine. Read on for the links. (more…)

VOTER FRAUD: Diebold Security Foiled Again

  • Diebold posted a picture of the key to open their e-voting machines online. A man crafted 3 keys using the picture, and successfully opened a Diebold machine using them. It seems like something new comes out every couple months about Diebold’s lack of security almost every week.  Most exploits are electronic; this one is physical. (more…)

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