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Phantom Spying on World Cup

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Coons84, Jun 12, 2014.

  1. CmB

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    I am assuming the first photo is a stock photo as the photo taken of a television screen is defo showing a phantom !!
     
  2. Coons84

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    Yes stock photo as header and phantom in photo taken of the news program on tv.
     
  3. Bencio

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    lol, the pahntom now is a military asset
     
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    This is a great example of why we are going to have problems . See how they worded it a DRONE used for spying then have a pic of a phantom so now when people see you with your quad your a spy a peeping Tom . Just like that butch looking troll beating on that poor kid at the Beach .
    **** media scum !
     
  5. ianwood

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    Some French fan wanted to see his team before they get beat up on the pitch. Either that or an enterprising journo.
     
  6. Meta4

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    Just another example of ignorant people making the assumption that a small flying camera could only be used for sinister purposes like spying. And journalists will always look for a dramatic angle.

    The idea that watching a team training from high up would produce valuable information is pretty far fetched.
     
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