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Stupid Russian spies

A long-term plan to “infiltrate” think tanks, eh? That is not a project that requires years of effort and much expenditure. I think someone was scamming Moscow Center. “Yes, comrade, we are planning to infiltrate the think tanks in five or ten years. Meanwhile, please send funds for a new car.” I also suspect the ...

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A long-term plan to “infiltrate” think tanks, eh?

That is not a project that requires years of effort and much expenditure. I think someone was scamming Moscow Center. “Yes, comrade, we are planning to infiltrate the think tanks in five or ten years. Meanwhile, please send funds for a new car.”

I also suspect the FBI is hyping this one.

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com.

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