Skip to comments.America's Last Prisoner of War (2012-Author Michael Hastings Killed in Mysterious Car Crash)
Posted on 06/09/2014 11:15:45 AM PDT by LurkedLongEnough
The mother and father sit at the kitchen table in their Idaho farmhouse, watching their son on YouTube plead for his life. The Taliban captured 26-year-old Bowe Bergdahl almost three years ago, on June 30th, 2009, and since that day, his parents, Jani and Bob, have had no contact with him. Like the rest of the world, their lone glimpses of Bowe the only American prisoner of war left in either Iraq or Afghanistan have come through a series of propaganda videos, filmed while he's been in captivity.
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“Mysterious” only if you haven’t been paying attention or have a room temperature IQ.
Forbes Demonstrates “Car Hacking” the Michael Hastings Murder Method
CNN: Hackers Take Control of Car’s Steering, Brakes and Gas Pedal
Amen....he was KILLED!! The CIA was after him, the FBI was after him and he told ALL of his friends that he was working on the BIGGEST STORY EVER.....not HIS Biggest story, but THE BIGGEST STORY!!!!
Hell, even Richard Clarke, of Clinton NSA fame said that the government KNEW how to HACK a car!!!! RICHARD CLARKE!!!
His wife said that Rolling Stone would be publishing his story on John Brennan.....has it been published??? I don’t read Rolling Stone.
So what? Do you have any evidence that they deployed that method to gain control of Michael Hastings’ car?
You do know that they can’t just “hack” into any old vehicle, and the method that was demonstrated would have required them to have prior, physical access to the vehicle, right?
I wonder what Hastings was writing about that caused his death
.but I'm not getting a connect to the Bergdahl story. Perhaps.
Most excellent detective work.
Not likely published
According to Heavy.com :
<< http://heavy.com/news/2013/01/john-o-brennan-cia-director-nominee-top-10-facts-you-need-to-know/ >>
John Brennan has worked as an official of the CIA for 25 years. During his tenure there, he worked as a station chief in Saudi Arabia, a daily intelligence briefer for President Bill Clinton, and director of the Terrorist Threat Integration Center from 2003 to 2004. -------------------------------------------------------
2. He Was Nicknamed the Assassination Czar "
Never mess with Spies or SPOOKS !
Didn't he convert to Islam while in Saudi?
Why was Rolling Stone carrying a BuzzFeed employee’s piece?
Andrew Breitbart 1969-2012 was working on “something big” that year too.
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(New file)Bad Bergdahl Bargain
Plus, the word is that he converted to ISLAM!! He’s BAD NEWS.....Obama picked him which means he’s a NASTY PIECE OF WORK and a LIAR!!!
Brennan....is that YOU??? You are an IDIOT if you think Hastings died from an ordinary car wreck!!
“Well done in your attempt at misinformation, “jerk”.”
What misinformation is that, “sunshine”?
“I suspect Michael Hastings was MURDERED on DIRECT orders from President Barrack “Hussein” Obama ... clearly because Michael hastings knew too much, and worse, his sources are still “operative”.”
Got any actual evidence to back up those suspicions? Or just theories?
“Brennan....is that YOU???”
No, just someone who actually has read what the “car hacking” the conspiracy theorists talk about actually entails. Here’s a NY Times article on it:
You can see from that article that scientists just performed some tests which showed it was possible, but “no such takeovers have been reported in the real world”. Also, though they figured out several methods to “hack” the car, they noted “This report explores how hard it is to compromise a cars computers without having any direct physical access to the car”. They did not find some easy method to take over a car and crash it remotely without somehow gaining access to compromise the car beforehand. In fact, they didn’t even try to gain control of the car in their experiments, the furthest they got was gaining access to systems that an OnStar type service would, like unlocking doors and starting the engine:
“The researchers declined to speculate about the worse situations, such as interfering with a vehicles control system to make it crash.”
“You are an IDIOT if you think Hastings died from an ordinary car wreck!!”
Hey, remind me again... what’s the link to your investigative report on the Hastings car crash? You did do some type of actual investigation, and found evidence of foul play, right? You’re not just going around calling people idiots for pointing things out to you just based on a theory you have, are you?
He also got a in the middle of the night and that's why he was out. Geesh. Can you prove he WASN"T killed??? Of course not, and neither can I, but I have a LOT more to base my suspicions on.
“Please, please read what you wrote......the researchers said it was POSSIBLE and there were several ways to do it!!”
What did they say was possible though? Did they say remotely hacking a random vehicle that you had not compromised beforehand by gaining physical access to was possible? Nope. Did they say that, even if they had been able to prep the vehicle beforedhand, they could remotely crash a vehicle? Nope. They showed it was possible, if you had access to the vehicle beforehand, to later remotely cause it to unlock or turn the engine on.
“f COURSE there is no “REPORTED” Hacking....don’t think that hackers would report that they did it!”
If this was something that was more than theoretical, criminals would be doing it, and one of the victims would have reported it.
“Hastings fiends and family said he drove like a “grandma”.....he was NOT a speeder.”
Well, the “hacking” that you think happened couldn’t have driven the car for him, and nobody else was in the vehicle. We have video of him NOT driving like a Grandma, so I think his friends and family obviously didn’t know him as well as they thought.
“Can you prove he WASN”T killed???”
That’s really not how things work. If you want to claim a crime was committed, the onus is on YOU to provide the evidence for it, hopefully before you go around calling other people idiots.
Nut-job Conspiracy Theory Ping!
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lawlessness seems to be the order of the day
Was al-Baghdadi released from Gitmo?