Disable your Ashcroft-enabled passport

Beginning next year, U.S. passports will include an RFID chip that allows customs to grab your personal information more effeciently. It also, theoretically, could allow hackers, foreign governments, right-wing nut job politicians, and other assorted “evil doers” to siliently grab your personal information and track your every move. So how do you disable this “feature”? […]

Ted is not gay!

This news alert on Salon.com jumped out at me: “Ted says he’s not a homosexual,” the Rev. Mike Ware … tells the Times. “The restoration team wants experts to evaluate that.” http://www.salon.com Great, now I’ve got the restoration team looking for me.