Daniel Sinclair @_DanielSinclair Building for young people. Not reading @danielsunread. Lurking behind likes and thinking about social media, communication, & China. Sep. 02, 2019 1 min read

I'm pretty sure workers' compensation claims burn just as many geopolitical secrets as whistleblowers.  https://www.cbsnews.com/news/brain-trauma-suffered-by-u-s-diplomats-abroad-could-be-work-of-hostile-foreign-government-60-minutes-2019-09-01/ 

This 2014 letter on 2012-era intelligence about microwave weapons makes you wonder what the State Department is dodging by turning to the NASEM and researchers. The Indies short-tailed crickets may be real too — but they also sound a lot like a distraction.

Here is the story about the 'sonic weapon' cricket hypothesis:  https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/04/science/sonic-attack-cuba-crickets.html 

The 2017 origins of the 'sonic weapon' recordings is this AP story, which reports that they were first analyzed by the U.S. Navy, and that the Navy came away empty-handed. 🤔  https://www.apnews.com/88bb914f8b284088bce48e54f6736d84 

Raytheon's ADS microwave 'crowd control' maybe-not-deadly thing dates back into the early 2000s on paper, was deployed in the War in Afghanistan, and was successfully tested at sea in the Navy. The State Dept. shrugging around these 'attacks' is bizarre.  https://jnlwp.defense.gov/About/Frequently-Asked-Questions/Active-Denial-System-FAQs/ 

r we gonna find out in like 2050 that we accidentally microwaved our embassy staffers


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