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by dags
Thu Aug 24, 2017 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Destroyer USS John S. McCain involved in collision with merchant ship east of Singapore and Strait of Malacca
Replies: 31
Views: 5891

Re: Destroyer USS John S. McCain involved in collision with merchant ship east of Singapore and Strait of Malacca

Imagine if they can do this to an aircraft carrier? If they could ever prove this would it be an act of war? What's to say they are not responding to something we did already? Where are we on the escalation ladder now? They are, the THAAD deployment. They also explicitly warned the McCain two weeks...
by dags
Mon Aug 21, 2017 10:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Destroyer USS John S. McCain involved in collision with merchant ship east of Singapore and Strait of Malacca
Replies: 31
Views: 5891

Re: Destroyer USS John S. McCain involved in collision with merchant ship east of Singapore and Strait of Malacca

Both of the ships were built in 2008 in South Korea. Malware implanted by a spy from the North or China? I'm no expert but it looks like the Alnic MC sped up as it changed course toward the McCain. The McCain and Fitzgerald were both equipped with the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System, too. Is...
by dags
Mon Aug 21, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Destroyer USS John S. McCain involved in collision with merchant ship east of Singapore and Strait of Malacca
Replies: 31
Views: 5891

Re: Destroyer USS John S. McCain involved in collision with merchant ship east of Singapore and Strait of Malacca

Both of the ships were built in 2008 in South Korea. Malware implanted by a spy from the North or China? I'm no expert but it looks like the Alnic MC sped up as it changed course toward the McCain. The McCain and Fitzgerald were both equipped with the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense System, too. Is ...
by dags
Wed Aug 09, 2017 5:15 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: DRPK 5 August
Replies: 150
Views: 23478

Re: DRPK 5 August

North Korea is trolling. They are simply pointing out the hypocrisy of the US threatening to pre-emptively nuke them for figuring out a way to deliver a nuclear warhead when the US just yesterday practiced delivering nuclear warheads to the Korean peninsula using B-1Bs deployed to Guam. It's not rig...
by dags
Sun Oct 23, 2016 7:48 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Russia General Thread [10-20-2016]
Replies: 91
Views: 27852

Re: Russia General Thread [10-20-2016]

https://www.rt.com/news/363811-zakharova-foreign-ministry-website/ The Russian Foreign Ministry’s official website has been hacked, ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova told Russian media, adding that an investigation is currently underway. “The website has been hacked. By whom – that’s what the e...
by dags
Sun Oct 23, 2016 7:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thousands of California soldiers forced to repay enlistment bonuses
Replies: 11
Views: 2707

Re: Thousands of California soldiers forced to repay enlistment bonuses

This is infuriating. If the Guard is the one that did the scamming to meet recruitment goals, the Guard should be on the hook to pay.
by dags
Fri Oct 21, 2016 6:49 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: DDOS on Major DNS
Replies: 72
Views: 16103

Re: DDOS on Major DNS

dags wrote:Is twitter etc available outside the US? If so I guess I should pony up for a year of VPN access.
just noticed privateinternetaccess.com is down too... creepy.
by dags
Fri Oct 21, 2016 6:45 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: DDOS on Major DNS
Replies: 72
Views: 16103

Re: DDOS on Major DNS

Is twitter etc available outside the US? If so I guess I should pony up for a year of VPN access.
by dags
Fri Oct 21, 2016 6:15 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: DDOS on Major DNS
Replies: 72
Views: 16103

Re: DDOS on Major DNS

Just noticed Disqus is down too.
by dags
Fri Oct 21, 2016 5:57 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: DDOS on Major DNS
Replies: 72
Views: 16103

Re: DDOS on Major DNS

It seems like twitter is the main target here? If 4chan goes down I will know to head for the hills.