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Links for the 8/19 TRMS

Citations for Monday's show are listed after the jump.

U.S. filmmaker repeatedly detained at border

How Laura Poitras Helped Snowden Spill His Secrets

NSA broke privacy rules thousands of times per year, audit finds

NSA collecting phone records of millions of Verizon customers daily

NSA Prism program taps in to user data of Apple, Google and others

Boundless Informant: the NSA's secret tool to track global surveillance data

NSA collected US email records in bulk for more than two years under Obama

How Microsoft handed the NSA access to encrypted messages

The crux of the NSA story in one phrase: 'collect it all'

Glenn Greenwald's partner detained at Heathrow airport for nine hours

David Miranda: 'They said I would be put in jail if I didn't co-operate'


David Miranda detention: MP asks police for explanation

Jan 30, 2009 - U.S. GDP takes huge hit in Q4 of 2008

Road-crunching trumps repaving in more counties

Counties turn some paved roads back to gravel

Some Ohio roads, and those in other states, reverting to gravel because repairs are too costly

Roads to Ruin: Towns Rip Up the Pavement

Plan to Convert Roads to Gravel Begins Despite Pushback

Texas may need $2 billion to fix roads damaged by drilling activity

Republicans attack Obama's 8-day Martha's Vineyard trip

President Obama hits the links, but not much else on rainy Vineyard vacation day

Obama: Vineyard 'Sweet Life' and Golf – and Keystone Protesters

Exclusive: U.S. decision on Keystone XL pipeline seen dragging past summer

A Black Mound of Canadian Oil Waste Is Rising Over Detroit

Black pet coke dust blowing onto Detroit homes, state confirms

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing orders pet coke piles to be removed by Aug. 27

Town hall being held tonight to discuss nuclear waste dumping near Lake Huron shore

A Classic Case of Deception

How the CIA Used a Fake Sci-Fi Flick to Rescue Americans From Tehran

SYMM v. U.S - 439 U.S. 1105 (1979)

NC elections boards move to curtail student voting

Ellie Kinnaird's letter to constituents

FLOTUS - @FLOTUS - So excited to introduce the newest member of the Obama family—our puppy, Sunny! —mo

Initial Operational Plan for TPAJAX as Cabled from Nicolia to Headquarters on 1 June 1953 (pdf)

CIA Confirms Role in 1953 Iran Coup

August 20, 1953 - Moscow Says U. S. Aided Shah's Coup