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Pentagon’s first software chief quit
because China has already won global tech war

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Posted By: Ribicon, 10/11/2021 1:05:59 PM

The Pentagon’s former software chief said he quit because China has already won the tech war guaranteeing global dominance—with some US government systems mere “kindergarten level” in comparison. Nicolas Chaillan, 37, told the Financial Times on Sunday that there is “good reason to be angry” at the US failing to rise to China’s cyber threat, even fearing that it puts his children’s future at risk. “We have no competing fighting chance against China in 15 to 20 years. Right now, it’s already a done deal; it is already over, in my opinion,” Nicolas Chaillan, 37, told the paper. Chaillan—who was the Pentagon’s first chief software officer—said China will dominate

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Perhaps so, but the commitment of Transformed America to LGBTQ+ rights, diversity and inclusion of everyone but WHITE Christians, equity for illegal aliens, green energy, and mandatory vaccinations makes us the envy of the world.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: mean Gene 10/11/2021 1:11:42 PM (No. 942032)
Can't imagine why. Maybe it's because China teaches all its children MATH. We allow our children to come up with any answer then give them a passing grade for participating.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: earlybird 10/11/2021 1:20:32 PM (No. 942039)
Why did he leave? Why didn’t he stay and work on getting it up to snuff?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: earlybird 10/11/2021 1:30:24 PM (No. 942050)
Read this man’s page/bio/CV at LinkedIn and tell us what you think. Boy genius at 14, when he started his own company. Very strong opinion of himself. I am not a techie so cannot evaluate him and his opinions, but he likes talking about himself and his achievements. https://www.linkedin.com/in/nicolaschaillan
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Reply 4 - Posted by: skacmar 10/11/2021 1:31:50 PM (No. 942054)
Was it his bad attitude about us being behind that made us and keeps us behind, or is it the current US government insistence on diversity and equity resulting in inferior programmers/programming and catching up and surpassing the Chinese? If we wanted to catch up we could. It is our own weak PC defeatist attitude and snowflakes who make Chinese supremacy possible.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Toby Ten Bears 10/11/2021 1:42:02 PM (No. 942063)
But we have trannies and homosexuals to counteract anything the bad guys can come up with... And Milley... Let's not forget his wokeness, Milley!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: rocket-j-squirrel 10/11/2021 1:47:10 PM (No. 942071)
Sounds like the little wuss couldn't handle the job.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: brother ram 10/11/2021 1:48:39 PM (No. 942072)
I doubt Lloyd Austin could even turn on a computer, let alone figure out a cyber strategy.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: GirlwithaCurl 10/11/2021 1:53:27 PM (No. 942075)
Sounds like an uber-liberal uncle of mine who thinks that if you're not working in Silicon Valley then you're a nobody. Screw these America-hating Chines suck-ups!
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Reply 9 - Posted by: kono 10/11/2021 1:57:54 PM (No. 942083)
Implicit message: In order to survive, we need to be more like China. Something about this news feels vaguely inauthentic. Or at least heavily spun.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Lawsy0 10/11/2021 2:08:01 PM (No. 942091)
I smell a rat, A rancid rat. A rabid rat. And a snowflake.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: velirotta 10/11/2021 3:15:10 PM (No. 942169)
I think the man's concerns are legitimate. As far back as Clinton, our government has conceded to the Chinese the upper hand in computer technology. Is it too late to fight back? That's what the guy is suggesting; and I don't see anything our present illegitimate administration is doing about it--the opposite, as a matter of fact. In terms of our readiness to confront the Chinese in technology or outright war, the USA is headed for the toilet.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Come And Take It 10/11/2021 3:19:00 PM (No. 942173)
37 years old puts him right in the range of the biggest participation trophy wussies in America. Suck it up, princess, and get back to work.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Jesuslover54 10/11/2021 3:26:13 PM (No. 942184)
Psy-ops paid mouthpiece.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: MindMadeUp 10/11/2021 3:47:35 PM (No. 942214)
Dang. And Chinese is a really hard language to learn.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: JubilationTCornpone 10/11/2021 4:21:39 PM (No. 942257)
Does this surprise anyone? What we didn’t outright give them cyber-wise, they stole under our noses. And we keep letting them into our universities and hiring them to work at our national security labs. We’re even giving them the DNA of our citizens for them to develop effective bio weapons.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Pepperpot59 10/11/2021 4:40:28 PM (No. 942273)
So his attitude is why fight they've already won. With a let's surrender attitude like that he should resign. Where have all the good men gone? There doesn't seem to be any alpha males in this Administration. If there are, they are thrown into the brig.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Robert Jones 10/11/2021 5:32:46 PM (No. 942327)
The Chinese couldn’t get a rocket into orbit until the gave Clinton a few million in campaign cash
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Reply 18 - Posted by: DVC 10/11/2021 6:01:54 PM (No. 942359)
BS. It is NOT "a done deal" unless we just stop. Now Traitor Joe would be happy, along with other traitors, like Medals Milley, to just give up. But it doesn't have to be that way, if we can get the traitors out of our leadership positions.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: crashnburn 10/11/2021 6:42:02 PM (No. 942415)
Whether you believe you'll win, or you'll lose, you're probably right. Luckily, he resigned because he's defeatist. Let us hope the next person in believes we can catch and surpass the Chinese, and will fight tooth and nail for the required resources.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: MickTurn 10/11/2021 6:45:27 PM (No. 942421)
Giving in to China is what Leftists do because they are BOTH Communists!
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Reply 21 - Posted by: Heil Liberals 10/11/2021 11:39:03 PM (No. 942641)
Yep. We have been educating Chinese students in the U.S. for decades. I have been convinced since the early 90s that no Chinese student comes to the U.S. for an education without the explicit knowledge of the CCP. They send their best and brightest, we educate them in everything that is cutting edge in theoretical or practical sciences, engineering, and technology, then send them back to the CCP where they mine them.
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