If there was any doubt that the Pentagon enjoys death and destruction, their organized betting on terrorist attacks proves it. I’m sure this is just the DoD’s way of insulting the CIA & FBI because, for some reason, they all hate each other, but to actually defend it is even dumber. Now, they’re going to stop it, at least stop it from being public. Government at work.
William Gibson makes a good point, though: “The last time DARPA got too imaginative, we wound up with the Internet. “