Gruber-ing the CIA (and the American People)

Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), and others on the Left who support her, are about to Gruber the American people and the CIA. It will not be healthcare, but rather intelligence (or lack thereof). The outgoing, thankfully, Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence will spearhead one more campaign to further weaken the intelligence services. …

Morning Musings

I’m certain the FDA will rush approval of this medical device: implantable birth control chip could deliver a anti-contraceptive dose for at least 16 years. According to the device maker, funded in part by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the chip also comes complete with an “on and off” switch. Maybe they should also add …

White House Prepares Hashtag #Ooops Defense Over “Mistake”

The President visited Afghanistan over the Memorial Day weekend to distract voters, and the military, from the growing Veteran Affairs scandal. The official line is otherwise, of course, but the trip was an exercise in political distraction at the expense of our veterans, active duty personnel, and other dedicated government workers. After a few days of …

Morning Musings

China, we win. Again. Let’s hope more is planned. The DOJ press conference was somewhat odd. While it may look good to crack down on cyber espionage, do folks in this town serious think China is going to hand these five characters to the US for prosecution? This is one arena where the law is, …

Morning Musings, Weekend Edition

The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court ruled against a phone company’s challenge to the government’s bulk data collection program. The appears to be the first time that a private company has challenged cooperating with the government since Judge Leon’s Memorandum Order in Klayman v. Obama. The phone company lost its petition to vacate or modify the build data collection …

Morning Musings

The Washington Post: “Director of National Intelligence James Clapper signed a directive that bars intelligence officials from talking to the media about their area of expertise without permission. But it took a month for the press and civil liberties groups to notice.” Not sure why this is news, but there you have it. In somewhat related news, …

Never Giving Up = Key to Political Wins

There are very few people in this town who Yleem and I consider genuine defenders of freedom. Chris Simmons is one of them. The former Army paratrooper turned spy catcher, Simmons has “destroyed or crippled the careers of over 80 spies” who sought to do harm to the U.S. We think he’s being modest. The man …