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Vault 7 Hastings Postmortem...3-14-17 Mouse Repost
Wikileaks' recent Vault 7 scoop on Big Brother's inside job takeover of press cars and devices...w/ fingerprints of the cloaked hands behind Michael Hastings assassination...and Aaron Schwartz'...whose creation of the RSS feed (unleashing endless Mouse Report horror stories) and the stopping of SOPA put them both between the MIC and the corporate bank...
...before his cyber hacked and thermite blasted Mercedes flew off the road...The Operators' author...whose Rolling Stone story on the Pentagon's runaway generals brought one down...wrote this;
"My editor, Eric Bates, had warned me about falling into the access trap. By becoming so indebted to them for the access they’d given me, I’d lose my objectivity… I could already start to feel the pull. I was starting to like them, and they seemed to like me. They were cool. They had a reckless, who-gives-a-fuck attitude. I was getting inside the bubble—an imaginary barrier that popped up around the inner sanctums of the most powerful institutions to keep reality at bay. I’d seen the bubble in White Houses, on the campaign trail, inside embassies, at the highest levels of large corporations. The bubble had a reality-distorting effect on those inside it, while perversely convincing those within the bubble that their view of reality was the absolute truth. (“Establishment reporters undoubtedly know a lot of things I don’t,” legendary outsider journalist I.F. Stone once observed. “But a lot of what they know isn’t true.”) The bubble compensated for its false impressions by giving bubble dwellers feelings of prestige from their proximity to power. The bubble was incredibly seductive, the ultimate expression of insiderness. If I succumbed to the logic of the bubble, I could lose the desire to write with a critical eye."—From The Operators: The Wild and Terrifying Inside Story of America’s War in Afghanistan.