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2014-07-21 16:24:21

DNI James Clapper to make remarks WASHINGTON, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC), the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania, former 9/11 Commission Chairman Tom Kean, former Vice Chairman Lee Hamilton and other commission members will release a new report tomorrow at 9AM at the Newseum, a decade after The 9/11 Commission Report was released. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140514/87824 James Clapper, the Director of...

2014-04-15 08:36:52

New book by Bob McCarty claims decision by former USDI Clapper to force use of old polygraph may have placed US troops in jeopardy LEWES, Del., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NACVSA -- According to an explosive new book, 'The Clapper Memo' by investigative reporter Bob McCarty, then Under Secretary of Defense James Clapper signed an order that forced the US military to abandon a proven screening technology, and in its place required use of the old polygraph. Clapper's order banned...

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2011-03-11 05:55:00

The United States has become concerned with China's growing capabilities in cyber-warfare and intelligence, according to a top official with National Intelligence on Thursday. James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence told the Senate Armed Services Committee that "the Chinese have made a substantial investment in this area, they have a very large organization devoted to it and they're pretty aggressive." "This is just another way in which they glean information about us and collect...

2006-01-12 18:00:02

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senate Democrats on Thursday called on Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld to address allegations he ordered the dismissal of the director of a key Pentagon intelligence agency because he was angry about the official's testimony before Congress. Rumsfeld cut short the tenure of former Army Gen. James Clapper as director of the Bethesda, Maryland-based National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency late last year, when Clapper was informed he would leave NGA on June 13,...

2006-01-06 16:22:53

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the U.S. intelligence agency that analyzes data from military spy satellites and U2 aircraft will leave his post in June, officials said on Friday. James Clapper, a retired Air Force general, will step down as director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency on June 13, three months short of his fifth anniversary as head of the defense department operation, officials said. The Baltimore Sun, which first reported Clapper's departure, said the...

2006-01-06 15:32:11

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the U.S. intelligence agency that analyzes data from military spy satellites and U2 aircraft will leave his post in June, officials said on Friday. James Clapper, a retired Air Force general, will step down as director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency on June 13, three months short of his fifth anniversary as head of the defense department operation, officials said. The Baltimore Sun, which first reported Clapper's departure, said the...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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