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New Google Privacy Policy..

Posted in Crazy People, Google, Policies, Social Media on 2012.29.02 by w3bguy

I keep seeing posts about how we should make sure to delete our +Google search  history before midnight tonight…  Seriously, why?  At least, in America, I’m sure that the government is monitoring everything we do anyway…  They love to break wiretapping laws like that.. #lol…

But seriously, are people actually worried about someone seeing their search results?  If you are searching for something that you’d like to hide, why are you logged in when doing it?  Or, for that matter why are you not at elast using a proxie to try and hide behind?

Personally, I welcome the new, improved services that this will eventually provide.  I say monitor my usage +Google, and use them to make my web experience even better.  I’d rather you do it that the American government… 🙂

Colorado man went on solo mission to kill bin Laden

Posted in Associated Press, Crazy People, Google News with tags , , , on 2010.24.06 by w3bguy

Via Google News

DENVER — An American construction worker has been detained in the mountains of Pakistan after authorities there found him carrying a sword, pistol and night-vision goggles on a solo mission to hunt down and kill Osama bin Laden.

Catching bin Laden was Gary Brooks Faulkner’s “passion,” his brother said, noting that the 50-year-old has been to Pakistan at least six times, learned some of the local language and even grew a long beard to blend in. Relatives and acquaintances said Faulkner is a devout, good-humored Christian who requires dialysis and did time in prison years ago.

“A lot of kids grow up and say, `I want to be Rambo,’ you know? Well, he is,” said Faulkner’s brother, Scott Faulkner, 43….