January 2012

Vincent Brown (@politico_ie) should be given an uninterrupted hour with the ECB execs: https://t.co/SZYOtveo # RT @marciahofmann Supreme Court: government installation & use of a GPS device to monitor a vehicle's movements is a 4th Amendment search. # RT @normative RT @thinkprogress: BREAKING: Rand Paul is being detained by TSA in Nashville (via @moirabagley) <…

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The past 10 years have been the best in the country’s aviation history with 153 fatalities. That’s two deaths for every 100 million passengers on commercial flights, according to an Associated Press analysis of government accident data. The improvement is remarkable. Just a decade earlier, at the time the safest, passengers were 10 times as…

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You know those random parts of kitchen appliances that break, and the manufacturer is no longer making, and so you buy a new one that breaks after 4 months? Yeah, you know what I’m talking about. Next time, look to Gourmet Depot and see if they have replacement parts. It was easy to find their…

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In the past, we have has some decidedly critical words for the Ponemon Institute reports, such as “A critique of Ponemon Institute methodology for “churn”” or “Another critique of Ponemon’s method for estimating ‘cost of data breach’“. And to be honest, I’d become sufficiently frustrated that I’d focused my time on other things. So I’d…

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What's the best history of @Defcon Capture the Flag? (cc @rileycaezar @thedarktangent ) # RT @thedarktangent What's the best history of #DEFCON Capture the Flag? @adamshostack asks, & we need to update the site. Send your links! # RT @jccannon7 My sci fi book launches today. More info at http://t.co/bVd8mUSg # RT @mortman New posts:…

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