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Taliban accidently CC's everyone on email list

Posted by Sundowner , Nov 16 2012 · 156 views
News, email, enemy

In a Dilbert-esque faux pax, a Taliban spokesperson sent out a routine email last week with one notable difference. He publicly CC'd the names of everyone on his mailing list.
The names were disclosed in an email by Qari Yousuf Ahmedi, an official Taliban spokesperson, on Saturday. The email was a press release he received from the account of Zabihullah Mujahid, another Taliban spokesperson. Ahmedi then forwarded Mujahid's email to the full Taliban mailing list, but rather than using the BCC function, or blind carbon copy which keeps email addresses private, Ahmedi made the addresses public.
"Taliban have included all 4 of my email addresses on the leaked distribution list," tweeted journalist Mustafa Kazemi, a prolific Kabul-based tweeter with more than 9,500 followers. "Quite reassuring to my safety."
The list, made up of more than 400 recipients, consists mostly of journalists, but also includes an address appearing to belong to a provincial governor, an Afghan legislator, several academics and activists, an ... Afghan consultative committee, and a representative of Gulbuddein Hekmatar, an Afghan warlord whose outlawed group Hezb-i-Islami is believed to be behind several attacks against coalition troops.


The Taliban, they're just like you in that they hate email too sometimes. Also created twitter meme #Talibansubjectlines.


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Twinkie lovers…

Posted by Sundowner , Nov 16 2012 · 195 views
News, resist political, joke

A new White House petition wants President Obama to nationalize the "Twinkie industry," saving the popular junk food from possible extinction.

"We the undersigned, hereby request Barack Obama to immediately Nationalize the Twinkie industry and prevent our nation from losing her sweet creamy center," a petition on the White House "We the People" website requests.

Hostess Brands Inc. — maker of the Twinkie, the Ding Dong and Wonder Bread — is preparing to shutter operations amid a labor strike and rising costs. Unionized workers rejected a major pay and benefit cut, sparking the latest strike.

Labor leaders Political remark removed

"What’s happening with Hostess Brands is a microcosm of what’s wrong with America, as Bain-style Wall Street vultures make themselves rich by making America poor. Crony capitalism and consistently poor management drove Hostess into the ground, but its workers are paying the price," AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka said in a Friday statement.

A full shutdown of the company could result in as many as 18,000 job losses – though it's possible a buyer could be found for some of its dozens of brands.

The White House petition was posted Friday. It needs 25,000 signatures to generate an official White House response.




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Things I learned from the Internet

Posted by Sundowner , Nov 16 2012 · 92 views

1. When people say *gasp* or ugh they're usually being sarcastic. (Note: I said usually meaning they can type those words and be serious)
2. LOL has no meaning to me.
3. People are more sarcastic on the Internet.
4. People are great and wonderful online.
5. People are horrible and rude online.
6. Sometimes you wish someone would shut up, then you realize you can leave the website.
7. Arguements make people forget rules







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Name: Muharax Makuta of Insanity
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Gender: Male
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Interests: Bionicle, fan fiction, Harry Potter, PS3, Littlebigplanet, BZpower, reading other fanfics, music, tv, philosophy, sociology (the study of human behavior), politics (don't worry I won't bring politics up on BZPower), iPod, weather, Hurricanes, and history.
Things I do: writing, contemplate questions of life, PS3, listen to iPod, surf the web, check out other blogs, listen to podcasts, read fanfics, etc.
Political beliefs: right wing Conservative (John Galt in the flesh IMO :D)
Religion: Roman Catholic

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Vectored image credit to Calamity who lost it then did it again.

My Epics

Epic: Heroes of Darkness (first work when I was a Noob don't read)
In an odd turn of events six Makuta are forced to be the heroes to defeat Six evil Toa and gain the riches of the mythological island of Dermis Nui.
Hiatus PG

Coming soon:
The Unforgiven Sin (working Title)
Three stories, one killer. The island of Cyro Nui has had a long turbulent past, the island has undergone a revolution, lunatics run free and are now animals in the jungles, and the island is divided between North and South. A killer who strangles his or her victims leaving a rose bud near or on the victim is now terrorizing the island one Makuta, two Toa, and three Order of Mata Nui agents begin searching for the Strangler of Cyro Nui.