A company selling competing technology has put out a press release slamming the U.S. government's use of Soundex to match traveler names against the No Fly List.
According to analysis conducted by S3 Matching Technologies, Barack Obama might be an IRA terrorist named Brisco O'Finn or a dubious character called Birza Ovum. John McCain becomes suspicious as Jawan Meihuizen. And Hillary Clinton gets mistaken for a Hilaraye Calandan and Halar Climatology. These are just a few of the hundreds of mismatches for the presidential contenders when their names are processed through the obsolete software being used by the TSA to nab terrorists. [Link]