Tom Matzzie, Michael Hayden: Ex-NSA head gets eavesdropped on, livetweeted by ex-MoveOn activist.

Ex-NSA Head Gets Eavesdropped On, Livetweeted by Ex-MoveOn Activist

Weigel
Reporting on Politics and Policy.
Oct. 24 2013 4:50 PM

Ex-NSA Head Gets Eavesdropped On, Livetweeted by Ex-MoveOn Activist

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Tom Matzzie when he's not riding the Acela.

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I will let the stream speak for itself.

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One irony: The little-seen WikiLeaks documentary "We Steal Secrets" features Hayden as a surprisingly contrite-sounding talking head. He claims that he "wanted to tell" Americans of various abuses of privacy, but, darn it, he could not do so without people who "did not have the right to know" such information finding out. So he's different on record and on background.

David Weigel is a reporter for Bloomberg Politics

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