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2021-02-20 10:13 by Karl Denninger
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But They'd NEVER Do That...
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Just remember folks, the Chinese would never do that.

Target you for death, that is.

Just like they didn't do this.

In 2010, the U.S. Department of Defense found thousands of its computer servers sending military network data to China—the result of code hidden in chips that handled the machines’ startup process. 

In 2014, Intel Corp. discovered that an elite Chinese hacking group breached its network through a single server that downloaded malware from a supplier’s update site. 

And in 2015, the Federal Bureau of Investigation warned multiple companies that Chinese operatives had concealed an extra chip loaded with backdoor code in one manufacturer's servers.

I reported on this when it first broke, if you recall.

They have been at this for at least ten years, and probably longer.

Do you think they really wouldn't attempt to do this sort of thing with trying to target the antibodies produced by our vaccines in the west, which they have banned in China itself, preferring instead to develop and use a Covid-19 vaccine that is an exact duplicate of natural infection like virtually every vaccine in history despite theirs being "inferior" in terms of protection -- or so everyone says.

If you're wrong about the Chinese targeting your computer your data gets stolen.

Let me remind you: Trump had these jabs developed at "Warp Speed", short-circuiting animal studies and human trials unlike every other licensed vaccine in the United States including Chicken Pox (varicella) which took twenty years to license.

There is no public record of any sort that shows they considered that these shots would produce a distinct antibody that nobody in the natural world would ever have, and thus that for the first time in human history an adversary could potentially target a bioweapon at that distinct antibody which could only occur in a person as a result of taking said jab.

And, of course, our CDC, State Health Departments and our President and "Covid Task Force" are all parading around telling us that the jabs are absolutely safe and well-tested, using people as human props on a daily basis playing virtue-signaling games to get you to accept prophylaxis even if you already had the disease and thus have immunity or are at such a low risk of dying from the disease you're more-likely to be killed in a car accident over the next six months.

Never mind that the United States as a whole reached herd immunity, as a matter of documented fact, and which was true in most states and locales in the nation, prior to the first shot going in the first arm and cases have continued to collapse since.  In short the epidemic was over before we delivered the very first jab and while there are people for whom despite these risks the shot probably makes sense on a risk:reward basis on the math and on the science this is not true for the vast majority of the population.

If you're wrong about the Chinese -- or anyone else that doesn't like us very much -- being able to target that unique antibody pattern we are now injecting into tens of millions of Americans, including a huge percentage of our military then  down the road you are going to witness death on a mass scale and there is exactly nothing you will be able to do about it if it happens.

That's the bet, and this is the history of Chinese actions of this general sort targeting the stupidity of our government, businesses and population.

I'm not anti-vax and never have been.

I am, however, strongly anti-stupid.

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The feeling of a 6000 pound boulder hanging on a thin wire above us, and anyone can snip that.

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https://wonder.cdc.gov/controller/datare....

Death count on COVID vaccines from 490 to 656, I think in a week. It is probably relatively easy to count compared to, say, arthralgia (793) which is less obvious to correlate.

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Watch what your enemies do. If I were in the CIA, I would be interested in knowing who gets this particular shot-- .gov/military or the general population.

From Bloomberg:

Iran plans to import 250,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccines developed by Chinas Sinopharm next week, Health Minister Saeed Namaki said on state TV.




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Anti-Stupid for the win!

It makes me wonder if the human species has a fatal flaw in the original design. We take centuries to build our standard of living and technology up to levels where a comfortable life is available to the majority of the population, but then we get too smart by half and do something that defies common sense and set ourselves back to subsistence levels of existence, only to repeat the exercise starting from square one again.

I'm beginning to wonder how far advanced humanity got when they built megalithic structures we would have a difficult time building today using modern equipment.

Wouldn't surprise me at all to learn that mankind was far more advanced before the pyramids were built than we are today, but that they did something equally stupid as our Glo-Bull Warming bull**** and only managed to eke out the Giza Plateau before the wheels completely came off and we reverted back to stone age living conditions.

One day, 15,000 years from now a future archaeologist will unearth a laptop computer and wonder what it's function was and be amazed that people who were "migratory herders" could even conceive of anything so complex. Naturally the conspiracy theorists will posit that an ancient civilization was far more advanced in technology than herding and point to the pyramids in Egypt as proof, only to be ridiculed as crack pots.



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Tonythetiger--Not difficult to believe that the ancients might have been more intelligent and and more numerous by population percentage than we are now. Intelligent people tend to be slaughtered first in a purge, depriving the gene pool of that factor. Stupid people breed faster, wash, rinse repeat. Over generations (not a few) it's not hard to believe that overall, civilization becomes too stupid to maintain, and finally with the critical mass of sociopathic stupid people in charge of elements of devastation created by people far more intelligent than they are, they **** it up and blow up the world.

Think "Idiocracy" without the happy ending.

Revert back to hunter/gatherer/agrarian where only smart people survive, clean the gene pool again of people too stupid to survive, breed, and thousands of generations later, you're ready to touch the Moon (again).

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New Ratcliffe podcast on China (Xi aggressive on phone call...testing the admin)



Also worth listening is Pompeo's top China advisor:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s_zB_D9D....

Its looking pretty bleak now that we have the DNChicoms in charge of the USA. Is anyone going to stop this madness and get serious about what is going on?
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So the Chinese have been hacking into US computers for more than 10 years and have planted backdoor chips into US military network computers.

Since most US voting machines are made in China or manufactured with Chinese-made components AND are able to be connected to the internet...Gee, do you think?...

Naw, no way could/would the Chinese fix a US Presidential election!
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"Its looking pretty bleak now that we have the DNChicoms in charge of the USA. Is anyone going to stop this madness and get serious about what is going on?"

No.
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Tsherry wrote..
Intelligent people tend to be slaughtered first in a purge, depriving the gene pool of that factor.

holy ****, with this vaccine we actually have a chance to reverse this effect. Our enemies do not even realize what they did for us.

Overall only stupid people take the vaccine or for all effective purposes the useless. They die.

That leaves us. Maybe something approaching Star Trek is indeed possible in our immediate children's futures.

I like to see the bright side. Also, one finds the concept of poisoning interesting. So, if lotsa people are dying around us, are they going to notice a few more or ask why in the crisis?

new reason to smile today.

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Thank you Karl for continuing to expose the evil and ignorance in the masses and world every day.

I've been yelling about a lot of this too, but few wake up to listen. The absolute denial to face facts and science by otherwise "supposedly" intelligent and educated people is absolutely stunning. Those who argue the hardest against reality, math, and the facts know the least about the topic they are pretending to understand.

You need a new "Told Ya So" banner it's getting a bit frayed and faded since it flies proudly nearly every day on some sort of stupidity and hypocrisy posited by the masses.



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@tony-- we are just hairy apes with the same brain as those that came before us 150,000 years ago.

Sometimes I wonder if our biggest flaw isn't tribalism, but a conceited optimism. For instance:

"Americans are soft. We'll bomb Pearl for the win."

"Hold my beer, watch this!"

"I'm too smart to get caught."

"Let's bomb Slobidan M. because blue dress."

"The German lines on the Somme will be destroyed by artillery."

"The Sioux are pussies."

"A Crusade of children will destroy the Muhammedan army."

Etc.
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Don't forget all the blackmail info gleaned from the OPM hack.
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How Clinton Sold America Out to the Chinese Military
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President Clinton personally approved of the penetration of the U.S. aerospace industry by the Chinese Army. Documentation shows that Chinese General Shen Rougjun of COSTIND played a game of financial brinkmanship with Hughes and Loral while getting his son a classified position inside the U.S. space industry.

The Bush administration is painfully aware that the original Tiger Song fiber-optic air defense network was shipped directly the Chinese Army in 1994 after being approved by then Clinton Defense Secretary William Perry.

https://www.amazon.com/Deception-Clinton....

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Our stupidity burns as brightly as the Sun.

On the other hand, I'm now on "the sauce" aka Ivermectin.

Flap

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How do you target a group of people that have a particular type of antibody?
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@Franco - You engineer a virus that produces ADE in someone with the antibody.

ADE is a known phenomena where a particular antibody, instead of being protective, lets the virus into the cells more-easily. It's devastating when it happens and was the reason for the Philippines Dengue Fever vaccine fiasco. In people with previous Dengue infections the vaccine was fine, but in people who had NOT had it instead of protecting them when they got the virus it often killed the victim instead of making them sick.

Whether an adversary could come up with an engineered virus that did this is an open question. Doing it where the "tag" can naturally exist has the same problem with any other bioweapon - you are likely to kill your own people because some of them will have that antibody through natural causes.

But if the antibody can only exist as a result of an intentional act, and your adversary has tagged themselves, well, now you have a weapon that won't hurt anyone other than the people who got the jab.

That's NOT GOOD.

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I think that answers my question, mosquitoes have been genetically modified to resist dengue, easier to modify the dengue virus.
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Karl, like you wrote, the Chicoms have been caught before trying to wage a stealth biowar against us, this article reminded me: https://news.yahoo.com/suspected-sars-vi....

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Question - how does compromised HW go undetected for a while on a monitored network? It has to make a call outside to some unexpected endpoint.

Can you get there without complicit software or complacency?
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Complacency.

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Whitehat wrote:

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Maybe something approaching Star Trek is indeed possible in our immediate children's futures.

You mean Aliens are going to teleport to Earth soon and tell us how backward we are as a species, then deny us membership in the Galactic Council because we're too dangerous to allow off the planet?

That's probably what already happened just before that big meteor killed off the dinosaurs. Who do you suppose might have nudged the comet our way rather than pay the cost of ring-fencing our planet until we learned to play nice?

For all we know Earth was already tagged millennia ago as the outer rim of the Milky Way cockroach motel planet.

Well, OK, I'd prefer the optimistic view too, but we sure seem to be fighting an uphill battle on a very steep hill.



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if correct , other questions,

do they hide the attack by blaming a new virus [ most likely ]

what is DR of attack ?

Gates proposes new 'vaccine' to deal with it and lay ground for anther attack

attacks continue in this manner until goal ? is achieved
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When your IT department is full of H1B's, your infrastructure is in the cloud, and your your hardware is made in China....

I'm pretty sure complacency has been established.....and at least bordering on complicity.

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Whitehat-

Wouldn't that be sumthin'?
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