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  •  But there's also this. Some of us are old enough (6+ / 0-)

    to remember articles from the "Underground Press" describing the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency developing "sophisticated" (for the time) tactics like these to be used operationally in The Cold War. But certainly, we were assured by the actual C.I.A., never in a domestic setting.

    And then there's the pure coincidence that ex President George Herbert Walker Bush is also both an ex CIA Director and father to another infamous ex President Bush. Oh, and he certainly would never have had anything to do with developing Karl Rove and his clones, or the various flavors of Jeb Bushes waiting in the wings, and fighting each other to see who will be next out the chute.

    So, BUSHCO, anyone?

    There can be no protection locally if we're content to ignore the fact that there are no controls globally.

    by oldpotsmuggler on Tue Aug 23, 2011 at 07:29:15 PM PDT

    •  Bring the Lewis Powell Memo Strategy Into the (1+ / 0-)
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      age of social media.

      Just think, if you have unlimited amounts of time and money, what could you fabricate to misrepresent the people's will and help direct the herd?  

      Someone in a very expensive suit is at the front door and says he wants to foreclose on our democracy. Where should I tell him he can put his robosigning pen?

      by Into The Woods on Tue Aug 23, 2011 at 08:42:51 PM PDT

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