Census Business Practice successes include the U.S. 2000 Census, the United Kingdom’s 2001 Census, and Canada’s 2006 Census..." [more inside]
posted by ReWayne
on Mar 6, 2011 -
Whistleblower uses YouTube to out key coup co-conspirator,
Lockheed Martin, contracted to prepare coast a guard fleet to be easily compromised by...who knows? Terrorists?
Is this glaring, bumbling private-sector incompetance, or very competant, efficient planning for a fall back to such an explanation should something occur? Either way, pretty clear who's in cahoots and not a ringing endorsement for the virtues of the private sector. Let's see if some government oversight can do something about it (not holding my breath) now that the whistleblower's statement is on you tube.
Washington Post:On YouTube, Charges of Security Flaws
posted by Unregistered User
on Aug 29, 2006 -
Built at Lockheed's
secret Skunk Works
facility for use by the Central Intelligence Agency
, and in service since 1950s, the U2 spy plane
has seen service all over the world (or, at the very least, 70,000 feet above it
). It has shown us what both our friends and enemies were doing, helping us avert wars
, and in at least one occasion, almost causing one itself
. Today, just over 45 years since Francis Gary Powers
fell from the sky into the Soviet Union, the United States Air Force has announced from Baghdad that yet another Dragon Lady has fallen from the sky
in an undisclosed location in Southwestern Asia.
posted by NotMyselfRightNow
on Jun 22, 2005 -