CIA

This tag is associated with 3 posts

Who Killed JFK?

Who Killed JFK? The scab that has grown over the JFK assassination is still oozing. The major news media still insists it was the lone gunman, Lee Harvey Oswald. I hope you know this is a bald-faced lie. The Warren Commission was a whitewash. The 1976 House Select Committee on Assassinations concluded that JFK’s death … Continue reading

The pathetic quest to be “hard”

Let me be clear: I like men. I just think men are more heroic when they are NOT swaggering bullies. This is the story of two alpha baboons whose hero quest for “hardness” has harmed us all. Cofer Black was a former CIA official who served as George Bush’s Coordinator for Counterterrorism. Even in Bush’s … Continue reading

You’re only as sick as your secrets

“You’re only as sick as your secrets” is a phrase I have heard from recovering alcoholics. The idea behind this is that lying to cover up your wrongdoing keeps you sick. On the flip side, telling the truth about your wrongdoing will make you well, which is also the idea behind the Catholic confessional. If … Continue reading