I’m thinking whistleblower Edward Snowden far better fits the profile of a latter day Paul Revere than Obama’s nomination of the fourth-amendment-eliminating NSA. Read more about Obama Re-Frames Paul Revere as 'NSA Poster Boy'
Obama’s speech on intelligence gathering was the full on horseshit performance many of us thought it would be.
Obama began with a revisionist, some might say tortured, reworking of American history which placed the NSA in the tradition of Paul Revere and the Sons of Liberty. I guess what they say is true, that patriotism is the last refuge of scoundrels and Obama’s wrapping the NSA’s war on the Constitution up in the flag certainly qualifies.
But it is when Obama arrives at 9/11 that he really goes off the rails and dispenses with any semblance of reality. Read more about Obama's NSA Speech: Review Without Review, Reform Without Reform
Obama nominee: infiltrate "conspiracy" groups, take organs without consent, censor internet, ban guns for individuals
Apparently, this guy was even on the shortlist to be nominated to the Supreme Court.
In a 2008 academic paper, President Barack Obama’s appointee to head the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs advocated “cognitive infiltration” (What a nice word) of groups that advocate “conspiracy theories” like the ones surrounding 9/11.
Via Daily Mail:
Spies may soon be bugging conversations using actual insects, thanks to research funded by the US military.
The US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has spent years developing a whole host of cyborg critters, in the hopes of creating the ultimate 'fly on the wall'.
Now a team of researchers led by Hirotaka Sato have created cyborg beetles which are guided wirelessly via a laptop.
Researchers at UC Berkeley have implanted surveillance equipment into beetles that allows them to control where they fly