Britain leads the world again (21 Dec 2002)


if I laugh in a nihilistic euphoria any harder I am going to burst a spleen

a spleen? You have a backup?

So, the US wants to monitor all it's net traffic? (NYT link: user/passwd = strsnyt). Well, the UK has had that for years, but here the "early warning centre" is called the GTAC (Govt Technical Advisory Centre, or something). And the US pretends that it leads the world in technical matters...