Defense Department Projects That Didn't Pan Out
Does anybody remember the article that surfaced 4-5 years ago, with some of the schemes that didn't make it past the drawing board in the Army's Psy-Ops department, such as a briefly-considered scheme to project a giant image of an angry Allah over Baghdad? This one might be even better.
The document -- entitled "Harrassing, Annoying, and 'Bad Guy' Identifying Chemicals" -- strings together a couple of ideas for non-lethal agents that could mark an opponent, temporarily change his behavior, or "attract annoying creatures to an enemy position."At least they're thinking outside the box. Thanks to William Gibson's blog for the link to what he called "the buggery bomb".
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