Article on Wired: "Say Hello to the Goodbye Weapon"
The crowd is getting ugly. Soldiers roll up in a Hummer. Suddenly, the whole right half of your body is screaming in agony. You feel like you've been dipped in molten lava. You almost faint from shock and pain, but instead you stumble backwards -- and then start running. To your surprise, everyone else is running too. In a few seconds, the street is completely empty.
You've just been hit with a new nonlethal weapon that has been certified for use in Iraq -- even though critics argue there may be unforeseen effects.
Man oh man.. this is a scary weapon. Nonlethal, perhaps, but the pain is supposed to be excruciating.. Could this be the next torture weapon?