Monthly Archives: April 2008

Thomas Barnett: The Pentagon’s New Map for War and Peace

Thomas Barnett from this year’s TED:

In this bracingly honest and funny talk, international security strategist Thomas P.M. Barnett outlines a post-Cold War solution for the foundering US military: Break it in two. He suggests the military re-form into two groups: a Leviathan force, a small group of young and fierce soldiers capable of swift and immediate victories; and an internationally supported network of System Administrators, an older, wiser, more diverse organization that actually has the diplomacy and power it takes to build and maintain peace.

Suspicious Incident on USAIR Flight 66?

tonykatz Suspicious Incident on USAIR Flight 66?

That seems to be the case if these updates from Tonykatz on Twitter are accurate. The latest status on USAIR flight 66 seems to show a departure delay:

Flight # 66
Depart Los Angeles, CA
Date 4/8/2008
Gate 10
Scheduled 9:10 PM
Actual 9:45 PM
Status Estimated Departure

Arrive Las Vegas, NV
Date 4/8/2008
Gate A22
Scheduled 10:17 PM
Actual 10:50 PM
Status Estimated Arrival

Update:
Tony Katz has more to say about this event on his blog and via audio on Utterz.