Chameleo: A Strange But True Story of Invisible Spies, Heroin Addiction, and Homeland Security
A enthralling mixture of Charles Bukowski, Hunter S. Thompson, and Philip ok. Dick, Chameleo is a real account of what occurred in a seedy Southern California city whilst an enthusiastic and unrepentant heroin addict named Dion Fuller sheltered a US marine who'd stolen evening imaginative and prescient goggles, and maybe a couple of most sensible mystery records, from a close-by army base. Dion discovered himself arrested (under the ostensible auspices of The Patriot Act) for conspiring with overseas terrorists to smuggle top-secret army gear out of Camp Pendleton. the truth that Dion had totally not anything to do with overseas terrorists, smuggling, top-secret army apparatus, or Camp Pendleton did not appear to trouble the army. He was once published from prison after a six day lengthy Abu Ghraib-style interrogation. accordingly he believed himself below extreme executive scrutiny and, he suspected, the topic of unusual experimentation concerning "cloaking"―electro-optical camouflage so severe it renders observers essentially invisible from a distance of a few meters―by the dept of place of birth protection. Hallucination? Perhaps―except Robert Guffey, an English instructor and Dion's buddy, tracked down and interviewed one of many scientists at the back of the undertaking, codenamed Chameleo, an experimental expertise that looks to were stolen by way of the USA division of security and deployed on American soil. extra surprising nonetheless, Guffey found that the DoD has been experimenting with its latest applied sciences on a few americans. A condensed model of this tale was once the canopy characteristic of Fortean Times journal (September 2013).
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He’s received lots of people round him who don’t think any of this can be occurring, so the extra witnesses we need to these things the higher. ” “Well,” Zack says to me, “professor,” he coughs nervously, “sir,” he coughs back, “all it’d take is fifteen mins drivin’ round with the man and you’d be aware of somethin’ weird’s goin’ on. I don’t be aware of what it's, yet it’s certainly somethin’ bizarre. no longer too lengthy after I choose Dion up off the facet of the line this gentle comes 126 GUFFEY rarin’ down out of the sky, correct? I’m talkin’ less than cloud disguise the following. Weren’t no big name. No, sir. And it simply starts off followin’ us, y’know? us all of the as far back as our residence. Hell, it’s open air instantly. what's it, a few demonic flying saucers kinda factor? ” “That’s the predator drone,” I listen Dion say within the historical past, “it’s been hounding me ever because San Diego. at any time when I depart the van it choices up my tail by some means. ” “I can see it too! ” Abe yells within the historical past. “I’m gonna take a Polaroid of this factor. What’s all this rattling idiot nonsense approximately invisible midgets? ” “Oh, enable my good friend clarify it,” Dion says. “Tell Abe,” I say, “that the army has this—” “Wait, wait,” Zack says, and fingers the receiver over to Abe. “Yeah, yeah, move ahead,” Abe says, breathless with anticipation. I say, “Apparently the army has this know-how that’s like a swimsuit, correct? And it makes the individual donning it mix in completely along with his atmosphere. It’s extra like hyper-camouflage than invisibility. they've got quite small humans donning the issues. That method they could get out and in of tight areas quick. We don’t understand if they’re utilizing midgets exactly—that’s simply form of a funny exaggeration on our half. but when I had expertise like that, I’d certainly supply it to very skinny, agile humans, like dancers or acrobats. ” “Or demons,” Zack says. “Yeah, or demons. yes. Demonology is a large open box. loads of diversified entities will be incorporated in that class. it appears, the U. S. army is checking out this kind of technology—and comparable issues, like electromagnetic non-lethal weapons—on junkies and small time crooks in San Diego. Y’know, simply humans at the fringes without ties to anyone else. try out a piece of writing referred to as ‘Being Invisible’ on stressed out. com. It’ll inform you extra approximately it. ” CHAMELEO 127 “This’s gotta cease. I’m gonna seek advice from my pastor approximately all this. ” “Yep. solid concept. probably he’ll be capable of deal with it. am i able to consult Dion back? ” “Sure. ” “Oh, incidentally, thank you for aiding my good friend out. ” “Well, I don’t recognize if i've got helped him any—not till he chooses to just accept the natural gentle of Jesus into his middle. ” “Listen, don’t fear approximately it. whether that by no means occurs, I’m convinced you’ve controlled to aid him. which could in basic terms offer you brownie issues at the different facet, y’know? Say, are you able to might be get him a few fuel and ensure the van’s working easily? I don’t are looking to placed you out any yet it’d be a disgrace for these army men to suddenly—” “We can do this, professor, sir, we definitely can. ” “Thank you. ” “Here’s your good friend back.