Thanks for the update. Can I quit now?
^matthew: CAPPS redux
REP. LEWIS: Thank you, Mr. Moran. Mr. Secretary, the first time and the last time that Dov Zackheim and I broke bread together, he told me he would have a handle on that 2.6 trillion by now. (Laughter.) But we'll discuss that a little SEC. RUMSFELD: He's got a handle; it's just a little hot. (Laughter.)
aminorex: "We know it's gone. But we don't know what they spent it on," said Jim Minnery, Defense Finance and Accounting Service.
uid0: obviously, a lack of guns precludes violence
uid0: Hitler watercolor fetches $10k at auction
aminorex: She was HUD sec'y under Clinton
In a report to the DoD comptroller, Undersecretary of Defense Dov Zakheim, acting Assistant Inspector General for Auditing David Steensma wrote: "We reported that DOD processed $1.1 trillion in unsupported accounting entries to DOD Component financial data used to prepare departmental reports and DOD financial statements for FY2000. For FY2001 we did not attempt to quantify amounts of unsupported accounting entries"
uid0: Fema employee: conditions are beyond bad in New Orleans <detailed account> Brownie: thanks for the update
uid0: Black kid grows up thinking he's white
uid0: Iranian Film for Children Promotes Suicide Bombings
^matthew: Iran's government announced yesterday that 40 ambassadors and senior diplomats, including supporters of warmer ties with the West, will be fired, continuing a purge of reformers as the regime takes an increasingly tough stance at home and abroad.
^matthew: Answer: Yes.
kp^work: MITNICK: It's kind of interesting, because hacking is a skill that could be used for criminal purposes or legitimate purposes, and so even though in the past I was hacking for the curiosity, and the thrill, to get a bite of the forbidden fruit of knowledge, I'm now working in the security field as a public speaker. Twenty-five percent of my revenue is actually doing security assessments, so people actually hire [me] to break into their systems to find their
simmo: recent work has been development of embedded systems with Plan 9