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Old 2 May 2019, 11:17
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I cringe when books about military things include the words Uncensored or Untold in the title. It suggests either leaking classified information, discussing technologies under development that could inspire foreign entities to pursue countermeasures, or revealing methods and techniques that could give our enemies an advantage or less of a disadvantage, or exposing behaviors that civilians wouldn't understand but would leap to misinterpret. For example, Blind Man's Bluff: The Untold Story of American Submarine Espionage was wrong on a few points and misinterpreted a few others, but revealed to way too many people things they had no useful business knowing.
I was talking to a BTDT guy I work with the other day about this. Hes always taken aback when he hears things thrown around freely, things he was told he was never allowed to talk about.
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