Study, if you will, this picture in the Washington Post captioned: Lt. Gen. Keith B. Alexander, director of the National Security Agency, and William Marshall, another NSA official, give President Bush a tour of the super-secret agency’s headquarters in Fort Meade, Md.
Look at the cool, big video display behind Lt. Gen. Alexander! It shows a nifty global map, the current time in locations around the world, an “AlertCon” graphic, and mysterious data-laden charts and tables. Man, I wish I could have that on my computer desktop.
Oh, wait – I can! The NSA obtained this up-to-the-minute threat monitoring system by going to this Web page and clicking “Full Screen Display”.