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Facebook, Twitter – Not for the Pentagon

July 30, 2009

facebook, not anymoreThere’s an interesting article today in Wired magazine’s “DANGER ROOM.” Apparently our U.S. military is considering banning access to Facebook and Twitter within the walls of our Department of Defense.

I found it amusing that these “formidable” social networks are viewed as security threats for our massive Defense forces. I mean, the Pentagon is supposed to be top of the line right? Aren’t these the men and women who are supposed to protect us in case North Korea decides to send a nuke or something? What’s going on?