Category Archives: Wiretapping

Simultaneous End Games

If March comes in like a lion, it goes out like a lamb – as the useless bit of folk wisdom goes. The opposite is supposed to be equally true. This seems to have something to do with weather in … Continue reading

Posted in Complexity, Couldn't Be So, Florida Primary, Hillary Clinton, HUD, Iran, Iraq, Iraq Civil War, Michigan Primary, Muqtada al-Sadr, Nouri al-Maliki, Obama, Power Struggles, Presidential Hopefuls, Shiite versus Shiite, The Sixth Year of the War, The War, Wiretapping | 1 Comment

When It’s Far Worse Than You Thought

You have to be a real political junkie to spend any of your late Sunday morning watching CNN’s Late Edition, but then out here in Los Angeles Wolf Blitzer and his well-trimmed beard aren’t that late. The three-hour time difference makes … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Liberties, Democracy's End, FISA, Hillary Clinton, Obama, Press Notes, The Power of Narrative, Wiretapping | 3 Comments