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Irrational Obscurity Pentagon Folds Hand in Online Terrorism Futures Scheme BAR-ENDER
Posted by: on Jul 30, 03 | 9:49 am

The Pentagon has agreed to stop a new program of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to predict terrorist events through the online selling of "futures" in terrorist attacks.

Sen. John Warner (R.-Va.), chairman of the Senate Armed Forces Committee, said during a Tuesday morning hearing he had contacted the program's director and the Pentagon had agreed to scuttle the program that had ignited a firestorm of criticism...



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