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December 02, 2001

Monorail joyride at Newark Airport
Bergen Record | Submitted by: Reid Fleming
An utter lack of security allowed a passenger to take control of a Newark Int'l Airport monorail. After flipping open an unlocked control panel, Robert Mathews piloted the AirTrain between the Parking Lot E and Rail Link stations. Upon arrest, Mathews was asked if he belonged to any terrorist organizations. At which point he should have shouted "FREE THE MONORAILS!"

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Chess dweeb Bobby Fischer applauds 9-11 attacks
London Telegraph | Submitted by: Tweety Fish
"This is all wonderful news. It is time to finish off the US once and for all. I was happy and could not believe what was happening. All the crimes the US has committed in the world. This just shows, what goes around comes around, even to the US... I applaud the act. The US and Israel have been slaughtering the Palestinians for years. Now it is coming back at the US."

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Ashcroft possessed by spirit of J. Edgar Hoover
New York Times | Submitted by: RottenFreak
Okay, we've created secret military tribunals where defendants don't have the right to an appeal (or to even choose their own lawyers), we've interned-- no, scratch that, we've detained for questioning -- God knows how many people without filing a charge, we've got the ability to listen in on lawyer-client conversations, and it's now okay to sweep people's e-mail for anything we find interesting. Happy yet? Hell no! Let's make it easier to spy on Americans! Didn't we already decide that was a bad idea? Nixon anyone?

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Soccer player in genital biting scandal
Bloomberg News | Submitted by: Soylent
"Gallardo, 21, was filmed with his head between the legs of Jose Antonio Reyes, who had just netted in Sunday's 4-0 home win over Real Valladolid. Spain's soccer federation is investigating whether he broke rules concerning sporting decorum."

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DC Cops getting automatic tickets
Washington Times | Submitted by: Soylent
When a DC cop gets a ticket for speeding or running a red light sent to him by the automatic camera system, he has to pay the fine. Even if the ticket occurred during emergency business, unless they go through great efforts of justifying their actions. So a lot of cops are now waiting at red lights, and not speeding, even when emergency beckons. But the real question is, why does the American public put up with surveillance ticketing?

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Names of 93 terrorist related detainees
Cryptome | Submitted by: Soylent
"This a list of the 93 identified detainees charged by the US government in connection with the terrorism investigation. Another 11 persons also charged have not been publicly identified. The 104 are among some 548 persons apprehended and detained; the other 444 detained have not been identified. All persons listed are presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law. Military tribunal is not a court of law."

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French Hack School
BBC | Submitted by: Soylent
"This is Zi Hackademy, France's newly-opened school for computer hackers. Inside, in a cramped classroom, rows of would-be cyber pirates learn the not-so-ancient art of computer hacking."

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