posted on Jun, 25 2013 @ 08:43 PM
Heh. Thanks for bumping this old thread of mine, I'd more or less forgotten about it but looking back it was one of my more ambitious pieces.
I am sorry again to those who are interested that I can't put more info up, but there are good reasons for this. The closer you get to modern times,
the more you find yourself stepping on the toes of people in still-existing forces that very much dislike having light shined on them. In this era of
radical Internet transparency, discussion of illicit groups can start all sorts of drawbacks. Call me a coward if you like, but as some of you might
know, I am a businessman of sorts (now semi-retired) with business interests in East Asia and Eastern Siberia. No sense in endangering my own
interests. I like you, ATS, but not that much.
Second, a lot of the modern groups are involved in "things we cannot discuss" on ATS due to the terms and conditions. I ultimately found it
impossible to tell their story without talking about such things.
So, anyway, thanks again for the continued interest. I haven't posted as much on ATS in 2013 as in last years because I have been very busy. Busy
trying to dissapear from a world in which privacy is increasingly a vanishing memory. But isolation is still possible. All will say is that me and I
and my ladyfriend have been building a cozy little hideaway somewhere new. Think "North" (for most of you at least.).
But I still check in from time to time when I can. Too much of an Internet junky to go too long without it. That final cut will be cruel indeed, but
it's still a year or two before I go full off the grid (knock on wood). I want to do it right, and that takes time and planning. Until then, I reman