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Monday, Jan 18, 2010

Looks like YouTube has ads on "mainstream" videos now... this one being CBS news:

Interestingly, after posting, it looks like there's no ad when embedded. Presumably because the advertiser doesn't know what else is on the site embedding it? But have you seen the comments on youtube.com underneath videos?

Some clever Germans showing how to start a raging fire in an airplane without getting caught in a full body scanner:

"While officials said [the scanners] performed as well as physical pat downs in operational tests, it remains unclear whether the AIT would have detected the weapon used in the December 2009 incident," the Government Accountability Office, Congress's audit arm, said Wednesday in written testimony to the House Homeland Security Committee.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/03/17/AR2010031700649_pf.html