Of LED art, suspicion, and a girl named Star

September 24th, 2007

Star Simpson, the 19-year-old arrested at Logan airport for having a "hoax device", is just another living, breathing, hoping, dreaming human, like you. Essentially, she was arrested for being an idealist, for not understanding that the people with the guns and the power see "different" as "dangerous".

The following was written by a friend of mine, who wishes to remain anonymous, but gave permission to share it.

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Because even terrorists blog, apparently

July 31st, 2006

DHS funds research targeting anonymity and blogs.

From Osama Bin Laden's livejournal:

Current Mood: emo

I hate living in this cave, and I think I'm gtting fat from not moving around. lol. By ALlah, I think I'll go bomb some infidels.

Seriously. Doesn't the DHS have something better to do, like strip-searching grannies at the airport?