OT- Re: World Trade Crash and a bit about computers

From: Sellam Ismail <foo_at_siconic.com>
Date: Tue Sep 11 22:31:04 2001

On Tue, 11 Sep 2001, Arthur E. Clark wrote:

> Drugs." The congressional reaction to the Oklahoma City bombing of
> the Murrah federal building produced new federal laws greatly
> expanding the power of the FBI and other federal law enforcement
> agencies to surveil and infiltrate organizations they wish to
> investigate, even if the organization in question cannot be connected
> with criminal activity. The same opportunists who capitalized on that
> tragedy will not doubt try to do the same with this one.
> Unfortunately, they will probably succeed.

Yes, and a lot of good those enhanced powers given to the FBI did us

I wish more people would pay attention to history. I would hope that all
of use here, being amateur historians, will do just that (in all aspects
of our lives).

Sellam Ismail Vintage Computer Festival
International Man of Intrigue and Danger http://www.vintage.org
Received on Tue Sep 11 2001 - 22:31:04 BST

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