DefDog: Government ‘Cyber Troops’ Manipulate Facebook, Twitter, Study Says

Government ‘Cyber Troops’ Manipulate Facebook, Twitter, Study Says An Oxford study found authoritarian and democratic governments game social media to shape public opinion. PDF (37 Pages):  Troops-Trolls-and-Troublemakers

DefDog: Desperate Deep State Floats Story – Russians “May” Be Aiding Taliban in Afghanistan According to NATO Commander [Who Should Be Immediately Relieved of Command]

The guy is either insane or a criminal. Russia may be aiding Taliban in Afghanistan, top US general says The top U.S. general in Europe told lawmakers Thursday that he sees evidence Russia might be supplying the Taliban in an effort to undermine the United States, in what could be a significant turning point in …

DefDog: Judge Andrew Napolitano on Warrantless Search & Seizure (and Blackmail and Political Assassination) by US Secret Intelligence Community

Andrew P. Napolitano, a former judge of the Superior Court of New Jersey, is a contributor to The Washington Times. He is the author of seven books on the U.S. Constitution. The spooks have come home to roost Americans have traded away their privacy for safety We have enabled a deep state to become powerful …

DefDog: Two-Thirds of All US Navy Jets Cannot Fly

Nearly two-thirds of US Navy’s strike fighters can’t fly …nearly two-thirds of the fleet’s strike fighters can’t fly – grounded because they’re either undergoing maintenance or simply waiting for parts or their turn the aviation depot backlog. Long comment below the fold.