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Topic: Mariposa coming?

From: Pear Lover
Date: 07/19/2012

A thread on a forum I frequent got way tangential, and someone mentioned Texas fiber optic that lay dormant, got appropriated by Home Security, and then:

"Texas A&M is nuts deep with high level security and intelligence officials (you probably recall Robert Gates). I sat in public meetings where all that unused, already paid for fiber optic cable was specifically cited as a reason to move a lot of operations there."

This makes me think of Mariposa.

Re: Mariposa coming?

From: Greg Bear
Date: 07/23/2012

Very interesting! Long runs of fiber optic cable can be valuable for a number of purposes...

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