What David Cameron just proposed would endanger every Briton and destroy the IT industry – Boing Boing

David Cameron says there should be no “means of communication” which “we cannot read” — and no doubt many in his party will agree with him, politically. But if they understood the technology, they would be shocked to their boots…

Article by Cory Doctorow

 

What David Cameron just proposed would endanger every Briton and destroy the IT industry – Boing Boing.

Skinny Puppy invoices US military for using its music for torture – Boing Boing

Industrial band Skinny Puppy sent a $666,000 invoice to US Department of Defense for allegedly using its music to torture prisoners in Guantanamo Bay.

“We sent them an invoice for our musical services considering they had gone ahead and used our music without our knowledge and used it as an actual weapon against somebody,” Skinny Puppy’s Cevin Key told CTV News.“I wouldn’t want to be subjected to any overly loud music for six to 12 hours at a time without a break.”

Above, Skinny Puppy’s “Dig It” from their 1986 album, Mind: The Perpetual Intercourse.

 

 

Skinny Puppy invoices US military for using its music for torture – Boing Boing.