Danao- DIY guns in the Phillipines →
In the Danao region of the Phillipines, self-taught gunsmiths are going one-step beyond the counterfeit gun shops you’d find in Pakistan- innovation and improvement are the order of the day, along with a high standard of craftsmanship that will suit any crooked cop, unscrupulous enthusiast, or Yakuza procurer.
Occupy Wall Street: Self-absorbed children with bongos and macbooks. Occupy Oakland? Hard-bitten, mask-clad street fighters dodging flashbangs.
The modern American serviceman has been turned into a cop with more force projection.
In The Red
“So how much altogether?” asked Maria, taking a drag off a cigarette of unknown composition. Hakim shrugged, momentarily distracted by the complex bitterness of the smoke. It was November, and the cold dry air seemed to somehow reduce olfactory signal noise, especially at night. Not many cars out tonight, not gasoline-powered anyway. Downtown Oakland had become too gentrified,...
Community Sustainability and Survival Groups
The objectives of Community Sustainability and Survival are as follows: 1) To unite those seeking continued development of the world’s resources without their destruction, and those committed to preserving the lives of their families and communities. 2) To educate all seeking to learn skills to meet these ends. 3) To engage in direct projects which benefit the community and reduce...
Windows XP is ten years old today.
Whatever the opposite of a developing country is… America is that.
We have to create culture, don’t watch TV, don’t read magazines, don’t even...– No, fuck that. You take the shit society’s spewing out at you, hack it up, pack it into 12-gauge hulls and fire it into crowds of shoppers at the local mall. Goddamn, just because someone is respected doesn’t mean they can’t say something utterly inane.
The best antivirus is not being a moron– *Chan proverb
There are no “geeks” or “nerds” anymore- just hipsters and hackers, basement-dwellers and social chessmasters. Everyone uses computers, everyone is obsessed with something. The difference is whether or not you really understand them.
Been noticing a lot of occult-related stuff coming from my cyberpunk feeds, so here’s a classic from 1988 by the Cult of the Dead Cow- Hacking Into Hell.