"The Gen X Files: The Mysteries of Peter Thiel's Father, Grandfather and Grandparents
Why is the nephew of foreign military intelligence allowed to build our defense technology?"
Charles Johnson: "Peter Thiel once told me his father was a truck driver. In fact Klaus Thiel was a mining executive and project manager, who has not become an American citizen. Klaus Thiel’s American colleagues called him “The Gestapo” ..."
Aug 31 • 25 tweets • 6 min read
Who were the beds bought from and who were they sold to?
"Daniel Greenberg began a probe into Sunak in April after the prime minister, while being questioned by MPs, did not declare his wife Akshata Murty was a shareholder in Koru Kids, a company that registers childminders."
"After the company listed in 1999 it pioneered the graphics processing unit (GPU), starting with the GeForce 256. GPUs were later configured so they could cope with the data needed to train large language models for generative AI."..
Aug 24 • 4 tweets • 1 min read
Assange: "As Proverbs 22:6 has it: “Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.” Observe the shuffling queues at the medicine hatch.."
"You will also have the opportunity to pay your respects to my late friend Manoel Santos, a gay man facing deportation to Bolsonaro’s Brazil, who took his own life just eight yards from my cell using a crude rope fashioned from his bedsheets. .."
Aug 23 • 4 tweets • 1 min read
Same colours as the Free State of Brunswick. What a coincidence.
ENRICH in the USA, helped introduce and support a wide array of European Union (EU) tech firms and startups, during the BIO International Convention 2019 in Philadelphia, PA, and the SelectUSA Investment Summit in Washington, DC. enrichintheusa.com/newsroom/enric…
Aug 23 • 4 tweets • 2 min read
I see Tom Cruise hangs out with David Beckham when he's in London
"In September 2020, FinCEN Files disclosed that ING bank in Poland helped its Russian and Ukrainian tycoons to launder huge amounts of money out of Russia." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ING_Group…
Of course, Deutsche Welle left Ukraine out of its article title:
"The oldest known structure on the site was the Convent of Santa Isabel, whose church was built in 1680. However, significant Mexica finds, such as a sacrificial altar in the shape of a PLUMED SNAKE have been found here..." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Palacio_d…
"A section of this housing, on Santa Isabel Alley, was torn down and replaced by the National Theater in the latter 19th century... It was then decided to replace this building with a more opulent one for the upcoming Centennial of Mexican Independence celebrations in 1910. ..
Aug 22 • 4 tweets • 1 min read
Surprise, surprise #Chester
I'll do a comprehensive thread on that when the time is right.
"Chester data firm investigating claims over potential data breach
It's claimed Department for Education database used to check age verification for gambling operators" cheshire-live.co.uk/news/chester-c…
"Data specialists GB Group says it used an external provider with access to the Department for Education’s Learning Records Service database to check age verification for online gambling companies seeking to ensure no under 18s used the service..