Computer 'hacker' Gary McKinnon has a burning ambition to prove the existence of UFOs, his London neighbours say. The 36-year-old spends hours hunched over his computer at his Crouch End home, where he lives with his librarian girlfriend Tamsin Thomas.
Now he faces up to 10 years in a US jail as he faces accusations that he hacked into Pentagon computers. The US Justice Department is seeking his extradition to stand trial.
what a dunce. don't you love how criminals try to justify their crime with some higher purpose than just being a criminal?
Truer words have seldom been spoken. You shouldn't be so hard on yourself, DSchwartz. Half the battle is won recognizing the illicit nature of your actions, the other half comes when you finally develop a conscience. :roll:
Skeptical scrutiny is the means, in both science and religion, by which deep insights can be winnowed from deep nonsense. ~ Carl Sagan
"...man has an irrepressible tendency to read meaning into the buzzing confusion of sights and sounds impinging on his senses; and where no agreed meaning can be found, he will provide it out of his own imagination." ~ Arthur Koestler