CIA-Style Hide and Seek: Exploding Notebooks, Suicide Needles, Rectal…

The freakiest thing about reading CIA gadget lore is that it's all real. The nerds working for the agency's Office of Technical Services were always devising and building gadgets to get people out of—or into—difficult situations. Here's a rundown of crazy stuff from the Spytech book, not necessarily stuff you'd carry… » 5/23/08 7:30pm 5/23/08 7:30pm

Counter-Surveillance Device: Every Bunker Should Have One

I'm writing this from under the sofa. Because they're watching me, you know. The Feds. They are - I can feel it in my toenails, which haven't stopped tingling all day. And until I finish knitting my tinfoil bikini and matching peek-a-boo balaclava, I'm not leaving my hiding place. It might be different if I had $350,… » 3/05/07 7:05am 3/05/07 7:05am