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Old 04-28-2013, 10:08 PM
 
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Here's a link to a quick read which may help you further understand how our nation got to be nearly $17,000,000,000,000 in debt.

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Picture Q as a tall blond woman with an American accent, and you've got Porter. Lisa Porter. She's the first head of America's new Q branch, the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity Iarpa for short a fledgling office charged with outfitting US spooks with the highest-tech information-gathering gadgetry.
Introducing Iarpa: It's Like Darpa, But for Spies

So now we not only have 17 intelligence agencies but they have their own full-time research facility because God forbid they should have to share technology resources with the military.

Here's a list of the 17 intelligence agencies with the most notable ones bolded so you know where your tax dollars are going:

Air Force Intelligence
Army Intelligence
Central Intelligence Agency
Coast Guard Intelligence
Defense Intelligence Agency
Department of Energy
Department of Homeland Security
Department of State
Department of the Treasury
Drug Enforcement Administration
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Marine Corps Intelligence
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
National Reconnaissance Office
National Security Agency
Navy Intelligence
Office of the Director of National Intelligence
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