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CIA Director Apologizes to Senate Leaders

(WASHINGTON) — CIA Director John Brennan is apologizing to Senate intelligence committee leaders after his inspector general found that CIA employees acted improperly when the CIA searched Senate computers earlier this year. 85 more words

The [Dan] Rathergate

“Memogate” – which is better known as “Rathergate,” refers to a 2004 CBS “60 Minutes” broadcast that highlighted four documents questioning George W. Bush’s time in the military. 233 more words


Child-like Confidence

Today I was sitting at the dinner table with a 6 year old family friend. She was rattling off sentence after sentence of complicated words with ease and my mother complimented her on them. 470 more words


5 surprisingly smart animals

While it is sometimes assumed that only humans possess intelligence, there are some surprisingly smart animals in this world. Here are five of them:

Pigeons:   431 more words

Animal Cognition

The God Complex Delusion


It is important to have crushes. A fantasy one (Hulk, Brazilian), a real life one (a new friend), an intellectual one (Richard Dawkins) and sometimes, I even fancy my husband! 212 more words

Daily Musings & Ponderings

Best Ally

Don’t be fooled into befriending any frame of mind that tells you repeatedly that your options are limited or stuck.

Turn your attention instead to your own best ally, the intuitive and knowing self, which gently creates a bright and inspirational link to your mind’s higher intelligence for happier and more contented ways of living to be yours.

© Meliza Smith and thenewsageblog, 2013 – 2014


Obama Should Release Ukraine Evidence | Consortium News

With the shoot-down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine turning a local civil war into a U.S. confrontation with Russia, U.S. intelligence veterans urge President Obama to release what evidence he has about the tragedy and silence the hyperbole. 81 more words