Stop Me If You’ve Heard This One Before
Why are U.S. spies, generals and national security officials surprised so often?
Pardon for a moment my shopworn tale from my brief brilliant career as a spy many wars ago. I bring it up only in service of a point about the “alarm” U.S. officials expressed last week about a drone attack on a “secret” CIA facility in Iraq.
That “alarm” is just not credible, but if it is, we’re in deeper trouble than …