Dead Drop: September 21

NEWS FLASH:  Media All Over Map About CIA Director’s Public Comments, According to Headlines The Dead Drop can’t help but poke fun at the media headlines that emerged after CIA Director Gina Haspel’s first public remarks delivered at her alma mater, The University of Louisville, on Monday.  If you’ve ever wondered why it’s impossible to get the whole story from one media account, consider these headlines from some of the best in the business:

New York Times: Gina Haspel is Skeptical of North Korea’s Willingness to Give Up Nuclear Arms

“The Cipher Brief has become the most popular outlet for former intelligence officers; no media outlet is even a close second to The Cipher Brief in terms of the number of articles published by formers.” —Sept. 2018, Studies in Intelligence, Vol. 62

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