各メールマガジンなどの2002年10大ニュース(海外)-2


米国で公に資金が提供された科学捜査研究所(crime labs)の法廷のサービスの需要を満たす資料として、50の最大事件資料が国勢調査(Census of Publicly Funded Forensic Crime Laboratories)の一部として公開され「2002年の科学捜査犯罪ベスト50」のURL(http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/abstract/50lcl02.htm)

米国下院政府改革委員会(House of Representatives' Committee on Government Reform)によるコンピュータ・セキュリティ調査レポート
米国政府全体の「Computer Security Report Card 2002」の評価ランキング
[FEDERAL COMPUTER SECURITY REPORT CARD December 9, 2003]
1. SSA(Social Security Administration) B-(2002年評価)
2. DoL(Department of Labor) C+(2002年評価)
3. NRC(Nuclear Regulatory Commission) C(2002年評価)
4. DoC(Department of Cpmmerce) D+(2002年評価)
5. NASA(National Aeronautics and Space Administration) D+(2002年評価)
5. DoE(Department of Education) D(2002年評価)
7. GSA(General Services Administration) D(2002年評価)
8. NSF(National Science Foundation) D-(2002年評価)
9. EPA(Environmental Protection Agency) D-(2002年評価)
10. DoHaH(Department of Health and Human Services) D-(2002年評価)
これより落第
11. DoVA(Department of Veterans Affairs/老人福祉省)* F(2002年評価)
12. AfID(Agency for International Development/国際開発省) F(2002年評価)
13. SBA(Small Business Administration/中小企業省) F (2002年評価)
14. DoD(Department of Defense/国防総省)* F(2002年評価)
15. DoT(Department of Transportation/交通省) F(2002年評価)
16. DoT(Department of the Treasury/財務省)* F(2002年評価)
17. OoPM(Office of Personal Management/個人管理省) F(2002年評価)
18. DoE(Department of Energy/エネルギー省) F(2002年評価)
19. DoJ(Department of Justice/法務省) F(2002年評価)
20. DoI(Department of the Interior/内務省) F(2002年評価)
21. DoA(Department of Agricukture/農務省) F(2002年評価)
22. DoHUD(Department of Housing and Urban Development/住宅都市開発省) F(2002年評価)
23. DoS(Department of State/国務省) F(2002年評価)
* - No independent evaluation from the Inspector General was submitted
Prepared by the Subcommittee on Technology, Information Policy, Intergovernmental Relations and the Census, Chairman Adam Putnam, based on reports required by the Federal Information Security Management Act of 2002. SubcommitteeのURL(http://www.house.gov/TIPRC/)

LSSU(Lake Superior State University)が1976年から追放すべき言葉として提案している「Banished Words」が選んだ、2003年に「追放すべき言葉(Banished Word)」
URL(http://www.lssu.edu/banished/archive/2003.php)
POLITICS AND THE MEDIA部門から
MATERIAL BREACH
MUST-SEE TV
UNTIMELY DEATH
BLACK ICE
ON THE GROUND
WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION
MAKE NO MISTAKE ABOUT IT
HOMELAND SECURITY

BUSINESS/INDUSTRY/MARKETING/TECHNOLOGY部門から
EXTREME
NOW, MORE THAN EVER
BRANDING

MISCELLANEOUS部門から
HAVING SAID THAT and THAT SAID
PEEL-AND-EAT SHRIMP
CHALLENGE
IT'S A GOOD THING
AS PER
REVERSE DISCRIMINATION

SPORTS部門から
THERE IS NO SCORE
GOT GAME
MENTAL MISTAKE
TAUTOLOGY AND OTHER CIRCUMAMBAGES
____ IN COLOR
UNDISCLOSED, SECRET LOCATION

国勢調査の一環として公開された2002年の大学教育ランキング「College Education Rankings」
URL(http://www.census.gov/Press-Release/www/releases/archives/american_community_survey_acs/001802.html)

Percent of People With a Bachelor's Degree or More (By State)
URL(http://www.census.gov/acs/www/Products/Ranking/2002/R02T040.htm)
州別のトップ10
1 District of Columbia
2 Massachusetts
3 Colorado
4 Maryland
5 Connecticut
6 Virginia
7 New Jersey
8 Vermont
9 New Hampshire
10 Minnesota

Percent of People With a Bachelor's Degree or More (By City)
URL(http://www.census.gov/acs/www/Products/Ranking/2002/R02T160.htm)
市別のトップ10
1 Seattle city, WA
2 Raleigh city, NC
3 San Francisco city, CA
4 Washington city, DC
5 Atlanta city, GA
6 Austin city, TX
7 Minneapolis city, MN
7 Charlotte city, NC
9 Lexington-Fayette, KY
10 Boston city, MA

Percent of People With a Bachelor's Degree or More (By County)
URL(http://www.census.gov/acs/www/Products/Ranking/2002/R02T050.htm)
大学の多い町のトップ10
1 Howard County, MD
2 Montgomery County, MD
3 Fairfax County, VA
4 Boulder County, CO
5 New York County, NY
6 Johnson County, KS
7 Collin County, TX
8 San Francisco County, CA
9 Somerset County, NJ
10 Washtenaw County, MI