Chameleo: A Strange but True Story of Invisible Spies, by Robert Guffey

By Robert Guffey

A spell binding mixture of Charles Bukowski, Hunter S. Thompson, and Philip okay. Dick, Chameleo is a real account of what occurred in a seedy Southern California city while an enthusiastic and unrepentant heroin addict named Dion Fuller sheltered a U.S. Marine who’d stolen evening imaginative and prescient goggles and maybe a couple of best mystery records from a close-by army base.

Dion discovered himself arrested (under the ostensible auspices of The Patriot Act) for conspiring with foreign terrorists to smuggle best mystery army gear out of Camp Pendleton. the truth that Dion had completely not anything to do with overseas terrorists, smuggling, most sensible mystery army apparatus, or Camp Pendleton didn’t appear to hassle the army. He was once published from penitentiary after a six-day-long Abu-Ghraib-style interrogation. for that reason, he believed himself less than severe executive scrutiny — and, he suspected, the topic of unusual experimentation related to “cloaking”— electro-optical camouflage so severe it renders observers virtually invisible from a distance of a few meters — via the dept of fatherland safeguard. Hallucination? possibly — other than 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,” experimental expertise which seems to be to were stolen by means of the U.S. division of security and deployed on American soil. extra surprising nonetheless, Guffey came across that the DoD has been experimenting with its most modern applied sciences on a couple of American citizens.

A condensed model of this tale used to be the canopy characteristic of Fortean occasions Magazine (September 2013).

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