Author Archives: Scoop Sweeney

Forward Into The Past: The Cult Of Intelligence

John D. Marks was the unlikely featured speaker at the 1977 Libertarian Party National Convention in San Francisco.  Marks, the former staff assistant to the Director of the Bureau of Intelligence and Research in The State Department and Victor Marchetti, a former … Continue reading

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A Not So Funny Thing Happened On The Way To Dealey Plaza

I’m re-posting some of my past blog entries plus artifacts from my extensive archives (my wife might say, overly extensive). Included with this past blog post is a link to an excerpt from a podcast interview with author Tom Miller. … Continue reading

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Roy Orbison (with a little help from my big sister) Made Me What I Am Today!

(Originally published Jan. 2010) For quite some time, it has been the vogue to blame one’s problems, faults, psychic disturbances or what have you upon someone or something else. I blame Roy Orbison! There! I’ve said it and I feel … Continue reading

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