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  • Former CIA/NSA Head: NSA Is “Infinitely” Weaker As a Result of Snowden’s Leaks
    By on December 30, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    An anonymous reader writes “The Huffington Post reports, ‘Michael Hayden, former director of the National Security Agency, said Sunday that he used to describe leaker Edward Snowden as a “defector,” … “I think there’s an English word that describes selling American secrets to another government, and I do think it’s treason,” Hayden said … Some members of Congress have also … accused him of an act of treason. Hayden said his view of Snowden has (more…)

  • Former Google Lawyer Michelle Lee To Run US Patent Office
    By on December 15, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    First time accepted submitter Tigger’s Pet writes “The BBC report that ‘Google’s former top patent lawyer has been put in charge of America’s patent and trademark office (USPTO). Michelle Lee was made deputy director of the USPTO this week and will run the agency while it seeks a new boss. Ms Lee joined the patent office after leaving Google in June 2012 but said the opinions of her former employer would not guide her work.’ Maybe she will use her (more…)

  • Behemoth Gun Store/Range Opens in Former Circuit City
    By on September 24, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    The Arms Room is a massive gun store and shooting range that setup shop in the remains of a Circuit City building in Texas. Where else would it be?


  • Former NBA Player Says Stripper Shit on Buddy’s Shirt
    By on September 16, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    John Salley recalls a trip to a nasty East St. Louis strip club with the Torry brothers.


  • Former Employees of Zynga Reveal Company’s Shady Idealogy
    By on September 12, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Looks like the world of social gaming is starting to reveal some of its (somewhat) surprising grisly underbelly.


  • Former Marine, Stabbed to Death by British Kickboxer
    By on August 17, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    A manhunt is now underway to find British kickboxer, Lee Aldhouse, who police say followed the Purple Heart recipient back to his hotel and ambushed him outside his hotel room, stabbing him several times in the chest and ultimately killing him.


  • Report: Former Lance Armstrong teammate detailed team doping
    By on August 10, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Federal prosecutors have spoken with a former Lance Armstrong teammate who backed allegations that the seven-time Tour de France winner took part in and encouraged systematic doping, according to The New York Times.


  • Former Enemies US, Vietnam Now Military Mates
    By on August 9, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Cold War enemies the United States and Vietnam demonstrated their blossoming military relations Sunday as a U.S. nuclear supercarrier cruised in waters off the Southeast Asian nation’s coast, sending a message that China is not the region’s only big player.


  • Former NJ Gov. J Corzine, C Katz’s forbidden emails revealed
    By on August 1, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    123 e-mails that Corzine spent $127,000 of taxpayer funds to keep secret in a case that went to the N.J. Supreme Court.


  • Former Astronauts Call Obama NASA Plans “Catastrophic”
    By on March 14, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    krou writes “Talking to the BBC at a private function held at the Royal Society in London, former astronauts Jim Lovell and Eugene Cernan both spoke out about Obama’s decision to postpone further moon missions. Lovell claimed that ‘it will have catastrophic consequences in our ability to explore space and the spin-offs we get from space technology,’ while Cernan noted he was ‘disappointed’ to have been the last person to land on the moon. Said Cernan: (more…)