Not About Him (notabouthim) wrote,
Not About Him

new weapons, old weapons

pictures of some of the cool shit Edwards air force base has to offer

US military rolls out "non lethal" laser blinding gun

umm.. chopping someone's head off with a tomahawk.. and using it as a bowling ball? no, ok, that's new

US forces used chemical weapons on Fallujah in 2004 (uhh, does that count as finding them? if you bring them with you?) (more here)

more on the Israeli's using sonic booms. it's not new. here's video from 1969 in Canada, and the international court of justice case from 1986 in Nicagarua

Karl Rove has used the USA Patriot Act to keep secret dossiers on more than 10,000 "political enemies" of the white house

meanwhile, the FBI has used the patriot act to issue more than 30,000 "national security letters" a year. These letters don't require judicial oversight, are illegal to talk about and can be used to gain ALL information about anyone. This information is never thrown away

and never underestimate the military applications of silly string
Tags: bowling balls, chemical weapons, lasers, national security letters, patriot act, silly string, sonic booms, tomahawks, weapons

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