Tagged plausible deniability


Take a Toke of Some Homegrown…Terrorists

Today: Revelations about spying on bank records. Mueller gives a speech on “homegrown terrorists.” Gonzales faces Senate questioning on domestic spying. The Indian Affairs report released, detailing how Abramoff worked with Ralph Reed and Grover Norquist to launder money from tribes through various organizations. Norquist writes much of Bush’s corporate crony-ass policies, Reed is God’s…


Implausible Deniability

Plausible deniability. It’s the way things get done. Not the pedestrian policy matters that churn through the 24 hour news cycle. It’s the events, causes and decisions that make those policies necessary. The things that seem random, inexplicable and, usually, cause us to shake our heads. Deniability is the grease our covert government uses to…