Marine vet accused of posing as Mexican drug cartel to extort members of his own right-wing militia

This is funny … to top it, it is in Eastern Washington too! Lets not forget he got 13% of the vote.

A nationwide arrest warrant has been issued for a onetime candidate for Stevens County, Washington sheriff who allegedly tried to extort members of his right-wing militia group through anonymous written threats backed by insinuations they came from a Mexican drug cartel

Source: Marine vet accused of posing as Mexican drug cartel to extort members of his own right-wing militia

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NASA Says Debris From India’s Antisatellite Test Puts Space Station at Risk

Guys, hold my beer!

India’s test launch last week “is not compatible with the future of human spaceflight that we need to see have happen,” the space agency’s administrator said.

Source: NASA Says Debris From India’s Antisatellite Test Puts Space Station at Risk

New blow to GRU: More Russian military spies exposed

I heard kids drink vodka in Russia but adding 100 years for a fake ID? Senior discount!

It seems like open season on the GRU.

The Russian military agency had its inner workings exposed again Friday as determined journalists and Kremlin critics remain focused on uncovering its secrets. A new report details the alleged misbehavior and bizarre bureaucratic decisions that allowed a Russian journalist to identify people he says are GRU officers.

Source: New blow to GRU: More Russian military spies exposed

Cybersecurity Fallout From the Partisan Divide Over Russian Election Interference?

Herb is correct that the 2 must be kept separate. While “the partisan divide” is apparent and no helped by mixing the 2, it is not necessarily caused by it. 

The depth or breadth of technical knowledge is a function of education or simple inference. For example Cyberspace ad the Space Force are probably a fuzzy concept for some constituents like below. It is to larger degree a common cause vs. causation. Reuters Ipsos Loquitur!

A recent poll suggests the importance of not conflating the concepts of campaign “meddling” and cyber issue.

Source: Cybersecurity Fallout From the Partisan Divide Over Russian Election Interference?