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Uncanny X-Men #177 (1984, January)

Hey, so remember I mentioned yesterday that I’d won a book through a Goodreads Giveaway? I did it again today. Success: Stories by David Taylor. 885 more words

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Cold War memories from the past - WarGames

Considered by many to be one of the godfathers of hacker movies, WarGames, dramatically introduced a generation of moviegoers to the power of the computer. Instead of an action hero, it starred a kid whose smarts accidentally land him in hot water when he unknowingly stumbles upon a backdoor line into NORAD’s central computer and nearly starts WW3. 1,187 more words

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London Theatre

While I was in London I took a theatre class. Not like acting for theatre or anything because that would have terrified me, but a class where we learned to be critical analysts of theatre. 1,827 more words

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Stasi 2.0 - July 31st, 2014

Jeremy Scahill: Leaked U.S. Terrorist Watchlist Rulebook Reveals “Global Stop and Frisk Program” | Democracy Now
The Obama administration has expanded the national terrorist watchlist system by approving broad guidelines over who can be targeted. 688 more words

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The Social Laboratory | Foreign Policy

In October 2002, Peter Ho, the permanent secretary of defense for the tiny island city-state of Singapore, paid a visit to the offices of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the U.S. 102 more words

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The Social Laboratory | Foreign Policy

In October 2002, Peter Ho, the permanent secretary of defense for the tiny island city-state of Singapore, paid a visit to the offices of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), the U.S. 102 more words

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New Report: Snowden Revelations Hurt U.S. Companies | WSJ

It’s been a persistent question ever since Edward Snowden revealed the National Security Agency’s expansive spying operations just over a year ago: Have the disclosures damaged U.S. 88 more words

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