at the now accessible American Street
sends a heads up on the recent Department of Homeland Security anti-terrorism
Showing roots of thinking derived from Leo Trotski's Extraordinary Committee [CheKa] they have identified blogs as a national security threat
. Apparently bloggers spread "misinformation". The only bloggers willingly spreading misinformation are those that parrot what they hear coming from the mouths of official spokesweasels.
If you want to stop the spread of misinformation during a crisis, turn off the microphones in the White House briefing room.
This is another reason to move off Blog*Spot, TypePad, etc.: the government is targeting these sites to control the information flow.