Posted 3 November 2012
Bowles introduces Henry Richard Loeb to the job and to ADA.
Loeb is using an account from outside your organization. Be careful what you discuss. Loeb: I put on my shoes when I heard ‘tune a sentient algorithm.’ Sent at 11:29 PM on Tuesday This chat is off the record Bowles: So you’re in. Loeb: I’m in...’ Bowles: In case I didn’t mention this, this is classified and NDA’d, right. Loeb: Got it. But check and see if my DNI clearance is still valid. Bowles: You don’t know? Loeb: Of course not. Why would I? It’s not like they notify you. Bowles: I’ll get it fixed if it needs fixing. Loeb: So I wiki'd the National Intelligence Agency Wikipedia says the NIA don’t exist anymore. here’s the link. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Intelligence_Agency_(United_States) Bowles: My checks have been clearing. Loeb: This is feeling pretty spooky. Bowles: As spooky as a graveyard at midnight and profoundly cool. We call it the New Ideas Agency. Loeb: Out of the box. Bowles: Box-free. You haven’t asked about money. Loeb: Have a feeling I don’t have to. As I said, I’m in. When and where? Bowles: Tomorrow. Head to SFO. Swissair LX 039. leaves around 7p i think e-ticket,you should be g2g, just bring your passport. There’ll be a driver at the other end. he'll bring you down here. it'll be a bit of a drive. Loeb: Limo, back doors don’t work? Bowles: Back doors work. No bullet proof glass between you and the driver. Loeb: Should I bring a change of clothes? How long is this going to be? Bowles: Month. Maybe more. Depends on how you and ADA get along. Loeb: Ada? Bowles: You’ll love her.