And Now... The program has been "cancelled"
it's "cancelled" just Like the Total Information Awareness
Network -- Don't Worry, It'll Be Back under a New Name with Double
the Funding -- As With Every Program)
Pentagon Abandons Terror Betting
fire from all sides, the Pentagon on Tuesday dropped plans for a
futures market that would have allowed traders to profit from accurate
predictions on terrorism, assassinations and other events in the
scraps terror betting plans
Pentagon today said it would abandon plans to create a futures trading
market to help predict terrorist attacks and assassinations in the
Middle East, after fierce criticism by politicians.
on potential acts of terrorism was a despicable idea that couldn't
survive once the American public found out about it. The Pentagon
on Tuesday abandoned its plan to operate an online futures trading
market that would have allowed obscene wagering on terrorism.