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Orwellian Interference

The Obama govt. has been funneling taxpayers' money by the millions of dollars to destabilize at least one democratically elected government overseas, and it's no telling how many others elsewhere, with so-called democracy initiative money. While Obama was giving money to anti-government groups in Egypt where a military coup eventually overthrew the elected president, at the same time Obama was telling the world that his administration was taking no sides in the Egyptian dispute.  A complete lie, of course.  To make matters worse, the money the Obama govt. has been funneling out through the State Dept. and quasi govt. agencies was said by them to have been spent on these "democracy" initiatives.  Remember the book "1984" where author, George Orwell, described how "Big Brother" would use words that actually mean the exact opposite of what they are?  So in 2013, "democracy" initiatives are programs to destabilize elected governments, if n…

The FISA Court: A Joke

The secret U.S. FISA Court that approves the government's surveillance operations is a joke, but it must be nice work if you can get it.  What are the qualifications for rubber stamping loads of classified paper, anyway?  They couldn't be all that weighty except that you have to have a law degree.  They approve virtually everything the government puts in front of it, so the amount of reading and research that this "Court" has to do must be negligible at best, and with the rarest of exceptions (we can't think of a word that's rarer than rare), all of their decisions are pro forma, in other words, just do what the government says -- period.  The appointees on this "Court" are all appointed by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, their decisions cannot be reviewed by the public, because it's secret, and it's becoming increasingly obvious under the weight of the recent spying-on-virtually-all-Americans-and-the-world (by the Obama govt.) reve…