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Hedy Lamarr’s FBI files make no mention of her "Secret Communication System"

Hedy Lamarr’s FBI files make no mention of her “Secret Communication System”

The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s only remaining files on Hedy Lamarr, the famous actress and scientific inventor, contain no mention of her World War II frequency jamming technology, and instead focus on Lamarr’s attendance at suspicious parties.

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Why did Ayn Rand share this aspiring filmmaker's screenplay with the FBI?

Why did Ayn Rand share this aspiring filmmaker’s screenplay with the FBI?

A heavily-redacted portion of Ayn Rand’s Federal Bureau of Investigation file documents an investigation into a mysterious screenplay sent to the author. An inventor reached out to Rand, hoping for help in getting the Hollywood treatment for his life’s story. What was in that life story caused her to call the FBI.

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