The microblog: 2017.06.12 12:14:54

2017.06.12 12:14:54 (874208379371220992) from Daniel J. Bernstein:

I'm astonished at how casually some people are dismissing the notion that NSA bribes academics. Why wouldn't they?

2017.06.12 12:22:09 (874210204895899648) from Daniel J. Bernstein:

The documentation shows, e.g., NSA's "sabbatical program to allow mathematicians to visit us while retaining their academic affiliation."

2017.06.12 12:27:51 (874211639490490368) from Daniel J. Bernstein:

The same NSA ad mentions "a few million dollars annually" ("a large portion of our technology budget"?!?) for "academic research proposals".