Details fuzzy, White House capitulates to McCain and Bill Clinton, will arm Syrian rebels--bad idea with no exit strategy....And if Assad falls, what's next? Also, NY Times reports Yahoo fought NSA, lost.
--CBS News confirms that reporter Sheryl Atkisson's computer was hacked
--in excerpt from new Boiling Frogs interviews, Cryptome founder John Young comments on the carefully crafted denials from Facebook, Google, etal
--Sean Hannity is (again) a hypocrite. Here's a raft of sound bites supporting surveillance under Bush, now he's a Bill of Rights defender
--Kevin Gozstola of FireDogLake returns with a recap of the Manning court martial proceedings this week
--Steve Horn reports that FBI/DHS is feeding info on Keystone XL protesters to TransCanada, just like Beau Hodai reported to us about Occupy
--Gitmo military doctors who force feed prisoners commit "aggravated assault"
--brief updates on Iran elections, Turkey protests, Greek general strike
--Sibel Edmonds offers dose of realism to promoters of petitions urging pardon for leaker Ed Snowden
--California Innocence Project leaders in final leg of 700-mile march to Sacramento