Joy (cithra) wrote,

something besides snakes and alligators in the swamp?

This headline brought a completely involuntary "ha!" of surprise out of my mouth this morning.

Tenet has wanted out for a while. I can easily accept family reasons as why he'd go, as in "I'd like to still have one," instead of letting stress and public opprobrium harm/destroy it.

Pity it will make it easier for the Ophidia Orientales to lay the blame for what is being called 'the intelligence failures' at the CIA's door, when as far as I can tell all those pesky waffling adjectives (like "inconclusive") got lost from the reports some time after they'd left the doors of the CIA on their way to the White House.

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