Posts Categorized: American Intelligence

Did the ticking time bomb scenario play itself out in Brussels?

Did the ticking time bomb scenario play itself out in Brussels?

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  The ttb scenario has long been ballyhooed by critics as unrealistic. That such things only play themselves out in Hollywood movies and television shows. “Ticking bomb” scenario Arguments in favor of executive use of foreign torture information frequently refer to variations on the so-called ticking bomb scenario. In the usual version of this hypothetical… Read more »

Could torture have prevented the Brussels terror attacks?

Could torture have prevented the Brussels terror attacks?

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In wake of the Brussels attack, media (including center-right polibloggers monikered “wordsmith”) once again are drawing focus on Trump; because how do you keep a narcissist happy? Feed them the attention they ask for: The Republican frontrunner was the first presidential hopeful to respond to the Brussels attacks, tweeting and then appearing on multiple television… Read more »

Tim Cook

Obama vs. Apple — The Road to Tyranny

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The ABC interview with Apple’s CEO, Tim Cook on Feb. 24, 2016, unintentionally revealed a CEO under siege, a CEO behind the eight ball, and a CEO who felt he had been betrayed by Obama. He had been double-crossed by a politician he had helped elect. Cook earnestly and effectively stated Apple’s quandary, nevertheless, he could not help but look like the deer in the head lights. He plaintively stated that he felt he should have received a heads-up from Obama.

So was Trump for WMD in Iraq Before He was Against It?

So was Trump for WMD in Iraq Before He was Against It?

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Trump has exaggerated his supposed opposition to OIF. PolitiFact: Again, Trump said he was against the war from the very beginning. “I’m the only one on this stage that said, ‘Do not go into Iraq. Do not attack Iraq,’ ” Trump said. “Nobody else on this stage said that. And I said it loud and… Read more »

If you can't prosecute Hillary Clinton, then you can't prosecute Edward Snowden

If you can’t prosecute Hillary Clinton, then you can’t prosecute Edward Snowden

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  “Names of all US foreign covert operatives found on Hillary Clinton non-secure email server. ‘They weren’t marked classified at the time’ says Clinton.” Just waiting to see that headline. Hillary Clinton’s entire life has been one of abusing the rules. She and her louse husband truly believe they are not bound by the same… Read more »

Hillary had above top secret intel on her server- someone is definitely getting the chop

Hillary had above top secret intel on her server- someone is definitely getting the chop

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We’ve said it before. The Clinton’s do not believe rules are for them. They think they’re better and smarter than everyone else. They’re insatiably avaricious. They’re dishonest. Let’s review her email lies:..Read more »

GITMO as recruiting ground?  No.  They're just not that into you.

GITMO as recruiting ground? No. They’re just not that into you.

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Guantanamo- the least worst option, during a time of “a new kind” of war. It’s been much maligned- some criticism I feel does have merit and consideration; much does not. If it’s become any kind of propaganda bonanza for our enemies, it’s only because of the hysteria and hyperventilation and the mythic distortions and outright… Read more »

Islamists have a friend in high places

Islamists have a friend in high places

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  Long before the day I was graciously afforded the opportunity to write on this blog I have been contemptuous of Barack Obama. Time has only heightened that contempt. Two stories that parallel each other demonstrate just how badly Barack Obama will compromise the US for the sake of his hubris. The jihadista of San Bernardino, Malik… Read more »