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nogami63 karma

Could you give us an idea of which schools / regions this plugin will service? Is it US only, only specific schools, etc? Couldn't find the information your website.

nogami41 karma

Thing is, nobody seems to realize that in a post-9/11 age, short of an explosive, there's almost nothing that can be done to seize control of an aircraft ever again.

Say you get your big machete on-board as a bad-guy. What are you going to do next? Threaten a passenger? Sure, you might be able to kill or maim a few people before the entire frikken aircraft jumps you and pummels you into dust, but you will never get access to the flight deck.

So all of the security theatre about knives and sharp nailclippers is useless. Concentrate on explosives or something that might take down a plane, but that's about it.

nogami36 karma

Silica not silicon. Different stuff completely, and it's non toxic anyway.

nogami22 karma

We are not likely going to allow continued tourist as some of our planned operations require security.

Data centre...

nogami15 karma

When I had the opportunity to visit Japan back in the mid 90s, I chatted with some of the Japanese people in Hiroshima about their feelings about the American atomic bombings of Japan.

The most interesting part of that conversation was the feeling among the civilian population that the American bombings actually saved them from the Japanese "Military Machine", that was intent on winning the war, and was willing to sacrifice anyone and everyone for that goal.

The problem with letting the military get too big and too powerful...