View Full Version : OT Document Friday: Acoustic Kitty. This one is messed up. (and funny)

03-05-2010, 12:35 PM

The cat’s been out of the bag: the CIA has done some ridiculous experiments.

According to a March 1967 report entitled “Views on Trained Cats [Redacted] for [Redacted] Use,” the CIA stuffed a real, live cat with electronic spying equipment and attempted to train it to spy on America’s Cold War rivals. The report states that Acoustic Kitty (as the project is commonly known) was a “remarkable scientific achievement.” Unfortunately, the report also states that the continued use of live cats as eavesdropping devices “would not be practical.”

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03-05-2010, 01:35 PM
Whatever they can do tho export cats out of this country is a good thing.