Of rats and the Commodore 64...

Jeff Davis jdaviscl2 at soupwizard.com
Fri Jul 22 17:09:37 CDT 2005


On Fri, July 22, 2005 2:51 pm, John Foust said:
> At 04:36 PM 7/22/2005, Vintage Computer Festival wrote:
>>Sounds like some sort of coded Al Qaeda message to me.
>
> There's a new provision of the renewed Patriot Act that says
> you're a terrorist if you use a non-DRM-protected CPU to
> decode encrypted messages like palindromes.  In other words,
> antique computers are now outlawed as terrorist devices.
> Especially if you have a funny name.

Oh man, I'm in trouble.  My real name is Groucho Cleese.



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