Entire Stellar Wind (CIA/NSA 'president's surveillance program') document here

A copy of the 400+ pages (700+ pdf) of the CIA/NSA ‘Stellar Wind’ (aka ‘President’s Surveillance’) Program is provided below. Recent commentaries are also included.  Stellar Wind was launched in 2001 and… 202 more words


Kentucky Oaks 2015 Picks

Tomorrow evening is the Kentucky Oaks, the Lillies for the Fillies!  With that being said, it is time for the Horse Racing Station Selections!  This is a pretty tough field with two strong favorites in Stellar Wind and Condo Commando.   180 more words


The 2015 Kentucky Oaks: Field, odds, storylines

While the Kentucky Derby has long captured the interest of the sporting public, even that of people who infrequently pay attention to horse racing, the Kentucky Oaks, run the day before the Derby for 3-year-old fillies,  seldom garners the same sort of attention. 280 more words

Kentucky Oaks 2015

Oaks Favoritism?

I’m both surprised and not that Stellar Wind is the favorite. She’s the Cali-based star. But she doesn’t have the recency that I’m a Chatterbox does. 301 more words

2015 fantasy stable: week 11 postmortem

Another week, more tough cookies.

Two of my horses raced last weekend.  One of them looked, at least from my handicapping perspective, like he would bring some points.  929 more words

Fantasy Horse Racing

Stellar Wind is for real

Stellar Wind (Evening Star, by Malibu Moon) punched her ticket to the Kentucky Oaks with a dominant win in the Santa Ysabel Stakes (GIII) on February 28. 453 more words


The Future of Freedom: A Feature Interview with NSA Whistleblower William Binney

A 36-year veteran of America’s Intelligence Community, William Binney resigned from his position as Director for Global Communications Intelligence (COMINT) at the National Security Agency (NSA) and blew the whistle, after discovering that his efforts to protect the privacy and security of Americans were being undermined by those above him in the chain of command. 202 more words