Psycoholic_Slag: zenobia: My dad tells a story from the Space Race where NASA scientists were trying to come up with a pen that writes in zero gravity. The Russians used a pencil.Monitor this b*tches:[www.photo-dictionary.com image 700x466]
FullMetalPanda: dittybopper: Actually makes sense, and it's why I use a manual typewriter to make one time pads: No data remanence issues.They can tell exactly what you're typing by just hearing you type
rev. dave: James!: I'm sure the real reason is that they can't afford electricity.You know before computers, everyone used electric typewriters.
vpb: Actually, they are switching back to typewriters to avoid leaks.The idea that they didn't know that the NSA was spying on them is cute, considering that the NSA was created specifically to spy on them back during the cold war.
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