Techdirt: Office Depot Sends World’s Worst DMCA Notice To Reddit – This has got to be the dumbest idea ever. Hoping the person responsible is looking around sheepishly.
MediaMatters: CBS “Eyewitness” Admits He Lied About Benghazi Attack While Bashing Critics – The Right seized on this guy’s account as proof Obama lied but, as usual, didn’t bother with the least bit of fact-checking or vetting (nor did 60 Minutes, it seems). Looks like he wasn’t even close to the embassy. Simon & Schuster has pulled his book from the shelves at this point.
Foreign Policy: Meet the Most Crooked Cop in Afghanistan – American soldier who warned his fellow soldiers about this guy getting criminally charged for it. Insane.
Reuters: Snowden persuaded other NSA workers to give up passwords – One CIA director gets nailed arranging an affair via Gmail, a former NSA/CIA director gets eavesdropped on while spilling secrets on the train, now NSA employees are handing over their passwords. Lovely.