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The CIA is being destroyed and the United States sold out. Or at least that's the claim Patrick Haggerty makes in his article "The Passing of a Giant," which appeared in the September 8, 2009, edition of The Breeze, James Madison University's student-run newspaper. The piece, which starts out stressing the CIA's importance and arguing against investigations into the CIA's interrogation techniques, quickly deteriorates into what can only be described as a prophecy of doom and despair.

Kinsey Blumenthal is majoring in Anthropology with a concentration in Archaeology. She loves taking any and all classes that seem interesting to her regardless of their relevance to her major. At the rate she is taking these random class she won't graduate until she's forty.

Haggerty's "The Passing of a Giant"



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