This, from yesterday, is the first snow I've seen since moving to DC.
So Reality Winner, former NSA contractor, is in federal prison for leaking classified information — for five years and three months, the longest sentence of any whistleblower in history. She gave documents on how Russia had attempted to hack vendors of election machinery and software to The Intercept , which completely bungled basic security procedures (according to a recent New York Times piece from Ben Smith, the main fault lay with Matthew Cole and Richard Esposito ), leading to her capture within hours. Winner recently contracted COVID-19 in prison, and is reportedly suffering some lingering aftereffects. Glenn Greenwald has been furiously denying that he had anything at all to do with the Winner clusterfuck, and I recently got in an argument with him about it on Twitter. I read a New York story about Winner, which clearly implies that she was listening to the Intercepted podcast of March 22, 2017 , where Greenwald and Jeremy Scahill expressed skepticism about Russia actually b
Dude let me tell you about snow in DC.ReplyDelete
Sometimes it snows in DC:
That whole winter was nucking futs.
Very cool pic, Ry. Digging the shabbiness and authenticity. You are by far my favorite chemist.ReplyDelete
It is pretty fucking shabby, and let me tell you, writing that check for a single room that is $100 more than we paid for an entire 4 bedroom house back in Portland chafes my fucking strap.ReplyDelete
Good view though.