Ted Rall for April 25, 2014
Man: The New York Times says the CIA is covertly shipping weapons to the Syrian rebels. Woman: I know about it. You know about it. The New York Times knows about it. How is it "cover"? Man: It's officially covert. This is make-believe world. We pretend we're all in on government secrets- even those that aren't secret. We're complicit. So we can't protest. Woman: Besides, only conspiracy nuts believe in wild illegal CIA arms- smuggling schemes. Man: Our brains: Hidden in plain sight.