CULT OF THE DEAD COW (cDc) Appoints Paris Hilton as Honorary Member of its
Ninja Strike Force

Elite Team Stands by Hilton in Light of Alleged Hacking

New York, NY - September 6, 2006 -- CULT OF THE DEAD COW (cDc), a prominent 
group of technology activists and inspiring thought leaders, hereby announces
the appointment of Paris Hilton as an honorary member of its Ninja Strike

In light of Ms. Hilton's alleged hacking of the voicemail accounts of Lindsay
Lohan and other celebrities, the group has decided to offer her one of its
highest honors as a show of support.  This marks the first celebrity
appointment to the cDc Ninja Strike Force.

"Our technological exploits have also been misunderstood by the media. We
support Ms. Hilton in this anxious time.  People like us have to stick
together," said Anthony Trammel, a cDc-NSF spokesperson.  "As a result, CULT
OF THE DEAD COW has conferred upon Paris Hilton an honorary membership in the
Ninja Strike Force, with all the rights, privileges, and responsibilities 
thereunto appertaining."

Founded in Lubbock, TX, CULT OF THE DEAD COW (cDc) is the most influential 
hacking group in the world.  The cDc alumni list reads like a Who's Who of 
hacking and includes a former Presidential advisor on Internet security, among
others.  The group is further distinguished by publishing the longest running 
e-zine on the Internet [est. 1984], stretching the limits of the First
Amendment, and fighting anyone or any government that aspires to limit free


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