The White House and State Department signed off on surveillance targeting phone conversations of friendly foreign leaders, current and former U.S. intelligence officials said Monday, pushing back against assertions that President Obama and his aides were unaware of the high-level eavesdropping.I cannot imagine how Obama’s pantaloons have not yet combusted, what with all the lies he tells (must be due to the fact that the mainstream media serve in the capacity of asbestos drawers).
Professional staff members at the National Security Agency and other U.S. intelligence agencies are angry, these officials say, believing the president has cast them adrift as he tries to distance himself from the disclosures by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden that have strained ties with close allies.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
The problem with trying to throw people under the bus…
…is that some of them refuse to go.