Category Archives: CIA

Torturous Jackpot

Frankly, Johnson was broke. He’d blown all his money doing unsavory things but couldn’t change that. He had to survive and hoped to soon flourish and thought he would after learning from confidential sources about James E. Mitchell and Bruce Jessen and writing them letters. He knew they could help. They’d been mere staff psychologists […]

Also posted in 9/11, FBI, Islam, Torture

Rand Paul in Berkeley

You aren’t going to get me to admit it, so quit trying. I never said blacks shouldn’t be served in any restaurant they choose. I said owners can’t be denied the right to serve only those they want, and no government should interfere. That would be tyranny. I’ll tell you how to deter tyrannical politicians. […]

Also posted in Barack Obama, Berkeley, NSA, Rand Paul, Republicans, UC Berkeley


I’m West Point graduate who ran varsity cross country and track and served in Army Reserve, specializing in military intelligence and counterterrorism. In 2006 I earned master’s degree in international studies and met general and told about academic interest in career. He handed me business card, stressed he’d always been mentor, and said stay in […]

Also posted in Afghanistan, David Petraeus, Iraq, Marriage, Middle East, Sex, Short Pieces - GTC, Taliban, West Point

Straight Talk from Condoleezza Rice

This story is from the collection “Echoes from Saddam Hussein”

Also posted in Al Qaeda, Condoleezza Rice, George W. Bush, Terrorism