| "HAL" A.I. System Being Built by NSA, Facebook Developing Brain-Machine Interface
"Think of 2001: A Space Odyssey and the most memorable character, HAL 9000, having a conversation with David. We are essentially building this system. We are building HAL." - NSA researcher In a little noticed bombshell report by James Bamford in 2009, it was revealed that the NSA's massive database of information, including social media, was being used to create an artificial intelligence system that would " day be possible to know not just where people are and what they are doing, but what and how they think." There is a virtual copy of you in a computer right now, with propaganda being tested on you in real time. Meanwhile, Facebook plans to physically integrate tech into your brain. James Bamford reported in 2009: "With the entire Internet and thousands of databases for a brain, the device will be able to respond almost instantaneously to complex questions posed by intelligence analysts. As more and more data is collected-through phone calls, credit card receipts, social