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Bradley Manning Verdict: Double Standards and Misplaced Priorities

The government was zealous in its prosecution of Manning, but is all-too forgiving when it comes to government officials and agents responsible for grave human rights violations.

Should A Home Buyer Use The Listing Agent?

Double Dipping Home Buyers should be aware of what Dual Agency means specifically to them and the purchase of a house or condo.   In the real estate business we refer to this as “double dipping.” It has been written … Continue reading...Show More Summary

According to Len McCluskey, Britain has more millionaire bankers than the whole of the EU combined – another reason to vote Conservative

Is Len McCluskey a Conservative Party double agent? I'm not just thinking of the brouhaha over Falkirk and the subsequent row about Labour Party funding. This afternoon he has been helpfully drawing attention to the fact that the City of London is still the financial centre of the European Union. "More bankers in Britain earned [...]

Immigration Bill Would Create Radically Militarized Border

last yearNews : Truthdig

There’s a worm in the long-awaited immigration reform bill approved by the Senate on Thursday. The number of border agents will double to 40,000, drone use will expand and 700 miles of border fencing will go up. The chiefs of two immigrant advocacy groups weigh in.

The Interesting World Of Informers & Infiltrators Around The U.S.

Infiltrators, informers and double agents have always existed. There are a series of cases, popular news or happenings that can confirm it. Secret plans are no longer secret, unless someone from above wants to. With such ideas in mind, face-to-face communication seems to be the modern way to keep the information secret.

How to Get a Book Deal: Part 3 – Get Thee An Agent

Agent By Kelly Diels of Cleavage Josh Hanagarne has some serious blog juju. World’s Strongest Librarian is only seven months old, but traffic doubles each month; writing furiously helps Hanagarne muscle through Tourette’s Syndrome; ‘his...Show More Summary

Kristol: Corker-Hoeven Border Amendment 'Not A Serious Public-Policy Proposal'

The Weekly Standard's Bill Kristol threw cold water on the Corker-Hoeven amendment to the immigration bill because it's "not a serious public-policy proposal." The amendment would double the amount of border-security agents, adding about...Show More Summary

Morning Must Reads: June 21

An amendment doubling the number of patrol agents on the US-Mexico border boosts the chances of the Senate’s immigration reform bill Inside the White House’s stealth campaign to support the immigration bill. (Not so stealth now is it?) Sen. Show More Summary

Senate immigration deal would double number of U.S. border agents

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal agents on the U.S.-Mexican border would double to about 40,000 under a deal reached on Thursday in the Democratic-led Senate to draw more Republicans to a landmark immigration bill headed toward anticipated passage.

Senate immigration deal would double number of U.S. border agents

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A flood of new federal agents and high-tech surveillance devices would be dispatched to the southwestern U.S. border with Mexico under a deal aimed at winning passage of an immigration bill in the U.S. Senate, congressional sourc...

NSA Whistleblower Really a Double Agent?

Although Edward Snowden claims to be but a NSA whistleblower who is sick of the way the system works, Fox News reports on what appears to be a "growing backlash against the former NSA contractor." This is leading to a crucial question--Is...Show More Summary

Samuel L. Jackson Wants To Be In Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.

While some of the other Avengers stars are negotiating themselves out of the billion dollar franchise, Samuel L. Jackson is doubling down! The Die Hard With A Vengeance star wants to reprise his role as Nick Fury on the amazing looking Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.! He'll even settle for a limited role. He says: "If I was [...]

IRS: Double Standard Benchmark

Americans expect that federal agents will enforce the law with integrity, and they expect the ever-prying eyes of an independent media to help ensure that integrity.

Was Pablo Neruda Murdered By a CIA Double Agent Working for Pinochet?

New evidence shows that the Noble Prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda may have been murdered by a CIA double agent working with the Chilean secret police under the brutal dictator Augusto Pinochet, according to the Associated Press. Read more...

Leaks, Bombs And Double-Agents: More On That AP Story

2 years agoNews : The Two-Way

The Associated Press story that prompted a Justice Department subpoena of journalists' phone records blew the cover off a double agent embedded in Yemen's al-Qaida affiliate.

Jaguars aren’t in a hurry to find a quarterback

The Jaguars waited until they were signing undrafted free agents to add a quarterback to their roster, eventually doubling down on two prospects to join Blaine Gabbert and Chad Henne on the depth chart. It’s not an approach that signals any great urgency to find a long-term solution at quarterback and Jason Cole of Yahoo!…

State O' The Market: Santa Monica Mini-Mansion Builders Going to Piss Everyone Off

"Santa Monicans are being targeted by real estate agents representing developers looking to turn small homes in desirable neighborhoods into mini-mansions that can be sold for double the original asking price," begins a Santa Monica Daily Press article detailing a...

Ubisoft Shanghai handling Wii U version of Splinter Cell: Blacklist

- being handled by Ubisoft's Shanghai studio - Ubisoft Shanghai worked on Pandora Tomorrow and Double Agent - also working on the co-op modes across all versions of Splinter Cell: Blacklist "We have amazing brands, and if we make great games on all the platforms people will be happy. Show More Summary

Splinter Cell: Blacklist is full of multiplayer goodness

Confession time ladies and gents: I'm not a big Splinter Cell fan. I didn't much get into the first two, had an inexplicable obsession with Chaos Theory, largely passed on Double Agent, and only dabbled in Conviction. A disgrace, I know, and a dry spell I'm increasingly tempted to break with Splinter Cell: Blacklist. Show More Summary

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