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Echoes of history 
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There is something vertiginous about looking at a satellite image... of three U-2s on the hardstand at Beale AFB, just a few dozen miles from me. Such a different world from 1960, when the planes and their mission were the blackest of national security secrets... and now I can practically read their tail numbers, for free, from the comfort of my office chair, which could be located anywhere in the wired world.

So weird.

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