Stuart James Kearsey

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Chinese state media chide U.S. over Edward Snowden's allegations

June 13, 2013|By Barbara Demick<p>Supporters of Edward Snowden rally outside the U.S. Consulate in Hong Kong. (Kin Cheung / Associated…)<p>BEIJING -- Officially, the Chinese government has nothing at all to say about Edward Snowden.<p>But unofficially, it is only too happy to dump on the United States.<p>After …

How many free samples are too many to take? Here are some rules

We've all seen the serial samplers at Costco. They've made it quite the art, standing in line at each sample station, often still chewing or holding other samples. They have the concentration and determination of a brain surgeon trying to save a patient's life, unwilling to take his eyes off the …

Man, the State and trust

Your humble blogger will be attending a ridiculously well-timed conference on "The Internet and International Politics" for the next few days, so …

Assad is loving the protests in Turkey

Old friends make the worst enemies. As Turkish security forces used tear gas and water cannons in an attempt to clear Istanbul’s Taksim Square of …

Intel Outside

Last week’s revelations about the scope of the National Security Agency’s surveillance shocked many Americans, who learned that the top-secret agency …

Type 'S' for Suspicious

Government-funded trolls. Decoy documents. Software that identifies you by how you type. Those are just a few of the methods the Pentagon has pursued …

No-Bake Dessert Recipes Because It's Just Too Damn Hot

Half Baked Harvest<p>The last thing you want to do in the heat of summer is turn on your oven. Even if you think you can handle the heat -- that baking your special pan of brownies is more than worth it -- you'll soon regret your foolish decision. No matter how much you love your sweets, no dessert is …

Ministers to reveal British link to US data spying scandal

Ministers will respond in parliament on Monday to claims that UK intelligence agencies have gained access to a vast reservoir of private data …

Director of National Intelligence issues fact sheet on PRISM in response to leaks

After days of relatively short and vague statements on a leaked Verizon court order and a slideshow on the PRISM data collection program, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper has released a statement and "fact sheet" detailing more information on what PRISM is and how it's run — at least …