I have been accused of wearing tinfoil hats.
I like tinfoil hats.
But I don’t own any.
And, I have NEVER worn one.
According to its “Tin foil hat” entry, Wikipedia states that “The concept of wearing a tin foil hat for protection from…[mind control and mind reading] has become a popular stereotype and term of derision; the phrase serves as a byword for paranoia, persecutory delusions and belief in conspiracy theories.”
Apparently, if a person is concerned that they might be observed or tracked by others, they have become so paranoid that they need a tinfoil hat to protect them.
After watching the following YouTube video, you may just start wearing one!
Legitimate surveillance is troubling enough–but somewhat understandable, considering the 9/11 attacks.
Illegitimate surveillance and information hacking is downright scary.
During his YouTube interview, Pablos Holman calls the RFID safe wallet “a tinfoil hat for credit cards.”
So I bought one.
Yup, I have a tinfoil wallet.
I paid $7 for it on clearance at Meijer’s.
If you want one, you can find the same brand that I purchased (pacsafe) here.
If you watched the video, you already know that for eight bucks, Pablos Holman purchased a scanner on ebay that can read your RFID chipped credit card, library card, passport, or anything else that has a scannable chip and discover your private information within minutes.
Do yourself a favor.
Go to the store, or follow the link.
Get an ID protection device so that your identity does not get stolen.
It is the most important asset that you have!