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  •  I've been saying for a long time, Bush I was head (none)
    of the CIA once upon a time, and this is not an irrelevant factoid, any more than that Nixon was VP before he was preznit.

    Both of them built bases of support and connections in the Beltway during those periods.

    We;re seeing Team B resurgent, with byzantine internal politics and fallout.

    Oh, and Porter Goss was friends of some of Nixon's Plumbers - who were also Bay of Pigs veterans, as was Goss, who station-kept during the Pinochet alliance years.

    Those aspens, connected at the roots--

    "Don't be a janitor on the Death Star!" - Grey Lady Bast (change @ for AT to email)

    by bellatrys on Mon Feb 13, 2006 at 12:20:59 PM PST

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