CIA’s Vengeful Librarians

November 5th, 2011

Here’s one for your Complete Lack of Surprise file folder.

Via: AP:

In an anonymous industrial park in Virginia, in an unassuming brick building, the CIA is following tweets — up to 5 million a day.

At the agency’s Open Source Center, a team known affectionately as the “vengeful librarians” also pores over Facebook, newspapers, TV news channels, local radio stations, Internet chat rooms — anything overseas that anyone can access and contribute to openly.

One Response to “CIA’s Vengeful Librarians”

  1. pessimistic optimist Says:

    the cia on twitter, this wont end well.

    i can already see the tabloid headlines demanding apologies after an embarrassing tasteless tweet alienates some poor minority group aka mossad.

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