Blackmail as part of the NSA’s playbook. I thought that went away when J. Edgar Hoover died, but then I have always been naive.
Tom Engelhardt’s Requiem for America. Engelhardt’s saying a lot of what I have thought over the past couple of years, only much more eloquently. I want my country back, damn it, but that’s not going to happen.
(Hat tip to Mike the Mad Biologist for the foregoing.)
From slacktivist: A Good Joke Can Change The World.