Thursday, April 07, 2011

Only the Young Will be Saved

Oh this is good. Your tax dollars at work:

WASHINGTON – The U.S. government's new system to replace the five color-coded terror alerts will have two levels of warnings — elevated and imminent — that will be relayed to the public only under certain circumstances for limited periods of time, sometimes using Facebook and Twitter, according to a draft Homeland Security Department plan obtained by The Associated Press.

How much information can you pass on in 140 characters? This?:

The Department of Homeland Security National Terrorism Advisory System advises that for the next seven days there may be a chance of contami

And Facebook? What, status: run for your lives?

Stop them when they get to:
Bio-terrorism? There's an app for that!