Monday, January 29, 2007

U.K. Wants to See You Naked

What is going on in the

In the past I've joked about them becoming
Teletubby Land, with the disembodied voice telling passers by to pick up their dog poop, but it just keeps getting crazier.

I mean, would you wear a motorcycle helmet twenty four hours a day because it might keep you safer?

How about just a big, foam, bullet-proof suit and maybe have an "authority figure" from the government live with you just to make sure you're following all the proper governmental guidelines and to make sure you're not terrorist?

And what kind of a
freak wants to do this to people?

It's like they watched all but the last fifteen minutes of
V for Vendetta and thought it was suppose to be an instructional for governments.

Cassandra's been singing the same song for a long time.

No terrorists could confine and conform so many people for so long.


X-Ray Cameras om Lamppost Plan

The Government is considering installing X-ray cameras on lampposts to spot armed terrorists and other criminals.

According to a leaked memo seen by The Sun, "detection of weapons and explosives will become easier" if the scheme drawn up by Home Office officials is adopted.

However, officials acknowledged that it would be highly controversial as the cameras can "see" through clothing.

"The social acceptability of routine intrusive detection measures and the operational response required in the event of an alarm are likely to be limiting factors," the memo warned.

"Privacy is an issue because the machines see through clothing."
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