Dutch troops boarding a ship hijacked by Somali pirates. And here’s the original…
(thanks to William Gibson for a tweet turning me on to this.)
Filed under: Pop Culture, cool, gaming, pirates, Somalia, war
No wonder the US is having so much trouble in Afghanistan – this is the Army’s military strategy:
via Enemy Lurks in Briefings on Afghan War – PowerPoint – NYTimes.com.
Filed under: Fail, Politics, bizarre, war
April 15, 2010 • 10:37 am
“EMP is an intense burst of electromagnetic radiation resulting from a large explosion that can potentially wipe out all unprotected electronics.” A great plot device in everything from video games to movies to comics, thrillers and science fiction novels – a heavy iron analog for our nightmares of electronic dependency – but how real is the EMP threat?
Get it while it’s hot at The Boogeyman Bomb | Foreign Policy.
Filed under: Tech, Politics, war