Monthly Archives: October 2006

The Kenneth Arnold Sighting – in his own words

I look at this whole ordeal as not something funny as some people have made it out to be. To me it is mighty serious and since I evidently did observe something that at least Mr. John Doe on the

Posted in Astonishing, History, True

flap & fly

Posted in life

They did wrong, but have learned nothing

Secret Cabinet memo admits Iraq is fuelling UK terror Tony Blair’s claim that there is no link between Britain’s foreign policy and terrorist attacks in this country is blown apart by a secret cabinet memo revealed today. Ummm we and

Posted in History, Insanity, Politricks, Remember

Vendors in search of a solution

Just as individual identity is fundamental to our face-to-face interactions, digital identity is fundamental to our interactions in the online world. Unfortunately, many of the challenges associated with the Internet stem from the lack of widely deployed, easily understood, and

Posted in NIR, Privacy, Software

The whole universe

Last night, I was watching the ‘Prime Sangeet Eid Special’ on PTV Prime, a music special, featuring some classic music clips. One of the performers shown was a video tape of Ghulam Ali, performing ‘Chupke Chupke Raat Din’ live in

Posted in Music

Glasgow BBQ: an island unto itself

One in 10 of Glasgow’s call centres has been infiltrated by criminal gangs, police believe. The scam works by planting staff inside offices or by forcing current employees to provide sensitive customer details. The information is then used to steal

Posted in BBQ, NIR, Politricks, Privacy

BBQ Bias and Bastardy

The anonymous cowards are at it again at BBQ, this time with a completely biased, PR pumped piece promoting Biometrics. This ‘guide’ says everything that is not important about Biometrics in the present context and leaves out everything that is

Posted in BBQ, Bollocks

Appeal for Redress: at least it's something

I read this story at the lovely Al Jazeera today, a story that I have not yet seen anywhere else: US troops call for Iraq pullout More than 200 men and women from the US armed services have joined a

Posted in Politricks, Yes yes yes!

Olbermann / Juba2

The latest Olbermann special comment mentions the new Juba Video, which was transmitted on network news in the usa. Have you seen it? It’s brutal. It has some of the same music that appears in ‘The night of Bush capturing’

Posted in Insanity

Perfect Encapsulation

If Your Fingerprints Aren’t Down You’re Not Coming In UK Government wants to control where citizens go to get drunk. Will people start caring more about the liberty crushing surveillance society now? Steve Watson / | October 23 2006

Posted in Bollocks, Insanity, Politricks, Someone Clever Said