#infoAnarchy Chump Archives for 2004, 2005RSS

last updated at 2005-08-14 23:13

from the we-have-a-code-yellow-people-this-is-not-a-drill-omg-freak-out dept.

WaPo: Lowering expectations for Iraq

seti: it's bad. real bad.
Mutiny: The United States no longer expects to see a model new democracy, a self-supporting oil industry or a society in which the majority of people are free from serious security or economic challenges, U.S. officials say.
Mutiny: Givin' up, goin' home!
Mutiny: "We set out to establish a democracy, but we're slowly realizing we will have some form of Islamic republic," said another U.S. official familiar with policymaking from the beginning, who like some others interviewed would speak candidly only on the condition of anonymity. "That process is being repeated all over."
Mutiny: Last week was the fourth-worst week of the whole war for U.S. military deaths in combat, and August already is the worst month for deaths of members of the National Guard and Reserve.
seti: And this in the WaPo! The times / they are a-changin'

Freebsd support for VIA's Padlock crypto

Ash: (for coderman)
coderman: openbsd loves them too


Cryptographic processors a survey


wmf: Monday: You are screwed.
wmf: Tuesday: The details on how you are screwed.
wmf: Wednesday: How much it costs for you to get screwed.

the more ram / more disk model of previous.

coderman: tell them to put a C7 on it

Balance 14.1" Laptop, 1.0 GHz VIA C3 Processor - $499

coderman: tell them to put a C7 on it
Ash: 8 POUNDS! Is it made of lead?
Ash: also, what's the resolution on that display? lame
coderman: probably 1024x768 just like my big ass 14.1" on this inspiron 7500
coderman: i guess for people using really crappy laptops this doesn't seem like much of a sacrifice.

Cheney steps down due to heart problems

Bill O'Reilly: Tubgirl of TV


Tonus: "Let me introduce myself, my name is Mads Barnkob, im from Denmark, and I want to die of meteor."

Why didn't I think of doing that for my in-room entertainment?

'All options open', Bush tells Iran

coderman: <bush> i'll commit economic suicide and political instability just to take you fuckers out! You know, we?ve used force in the recent past to secure our country.


Zerodhero: WTF Mate


Coolermaster heatsink

Zerodhero: This is the new Heatsink I bought

Coolermaster Northbridge cooler

Zerodhero: And thats for the Northbridge

Feds Scout Talent At Hacker Conference

coderman: LOL
coderman: "Top federal officials are attending hacker conferences to scout talent and attract the computer saavy attendees to a job on the front lines of the information wars."
coderman: "Feds have been a key part of the Defcon audience since its inception in 1992, though they are required to stay at off-site hotels to avoid some of the wilder goings-on."

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