If by highly trained you mean a 2 month boot camp that mainly consists of jogging around and carrying a fake rubber gun, yea highly trained. (I worked at the facility where all the air martials got trained).
Well according to several articles I have seen like this one http://www.clickorlando.com/ne..., they are considered the best shots of any federal agency. So if what you say is true, then everyone else must be complete crap.
Do sky marshals actually carry guns onto planes, loaded, in the passenger compartment?
Yes, but they are highly trained to work in close quarters.
a) From the pictures it doesn't look like it goes high enough for a parachute to be effective.
It says that they will be floating at 1000ft. I believe you can deploy a parachute down to a couple hundred feet.
That link is about folks who actually did those things and want to bury things that they think a future employer may find objectionable.
In this case, someone is making shit up and defaming someone.
The person asking this needs to have his wife sue. Do not pass go. Go directly to lawyer.
Actually, the example in the article is about a girl that had a common name that was returning search results that were not about her.
"From the article: "Samantha Grossman wasn't always thrilled with the impression that emerged when people Googled her name. 'It wasn't anything too horrible,' she said. 'I just have a common name. There would be pictures, college partying pictures, that weren't of me, things I wouldn't want associated with me.'"
BASIC is the Computer Science equivalent of `Scientific Creationism'.