June 8, 2004

by Reb Yudel
Would you trust your government with these toys?

The Sacromento Bee reports that Invisible beam tops list of nonlethal weapons
Test subjects can't see the invisible beam from the Pentagon's new, Star Trek-like weapon, but no one has withstood the pain it produces for more than three seconds.

People who volunteered to stand in front of the directed energy beam say they felt as if they were on fire. When they stepped aside, the pain disappeared instantly.