Tagged: security

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work: this is getting to be a habit

I gotta say, it’s been a pretty good few months for this new building. 43rd President, 44th First Lady and today the 44th President and Vice-President. From what I understand, historically, these visits are a pretty big deal since the...

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DC: gird your loins!*

Are you ready for some Inauguration!? I do wish I’d known about the parade rehearsal as that would have been interesting to see and about as close as I wish to get to any of that nonsense. Though apparently even...

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Well, I suppose I really should be working…

Ok, no more DC Metblogs at the office, or any number of other blogs or sites I regularly check through Google Reader. I’m amazed mine escaped scrutiny but I guess I’m not on a list yet. I remember when this...

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I haven’t thought about it much…

I’ve thought about the event, the war, our new safe and secure America, the travel restrictions, the politicians chatter, the “bring our troops home” protests… I’ve thought about just about everything else but the day itself. Even seeing a story...

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Praise the Lord, but dump the Lourdes’

This is the kind of thing that cracks me up, then gives me the ol’ “The world has lost its damn mind” curmudgeon rant. At least the travelers were warned, but did they really think there would be an exception...

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Morning ups and downs

Save Pluto! The Worth1000 contest, some funny stuff. Blogger Raed Jarrar writes of an unbelievable incident — well maybe not so much now, when he was flying out of JFK to California. On a trip back from the Middle East,...

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Please, be honest

You packed it, own up to it! — Sex Toy In Luggage Gets Man In Trouble [worksafe] Mardin Azad Amin found himself in a tight squeeze last week when security at O’Hare Airport discovered a suspicious-looking object in his luggage....

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random stuff

First 4 (of 48) D.C. Crime Cameras To Be Set Up This Week Four neighborhood surveillance cameras will be installed this week on D.C. streets as part of the city’s crime emergency plan, which will bring as many as 48...

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LJ Hacked… and this is a surprise?

Account Hijackings Force LiveJournal Changes | washingtonpost.com Livejournal, an online community that boasts nearly 2 million active members, on Thursday announced sitewide changes for users logging into their accounts — changes prompted by a hacker group’s successful hijacking of potentially...

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channel me a leader

Salon.com Politics | Can Bush channel Churchill? So I’ve been reading more since the 11th, since the news on TV isn’t bringing me anything more than a broken record. One reference from this article gave me pause. As Thomas Friedman...