COLORADO SPRINGS, CO—Saying the turn of events will greatly benefit the 17-year-old’s economic security, sources confirmed Friday that local high school senior Emily Harrison’s failure to get into the University of Southern California, a private academic institution, will be the single most financially responsible act of her entire life.
This is amusing... ... by classifying (or, at least, refusing to answer questions regarding) the method of defeating the iPhone's security, the US government has taken a position on the same side as the hackers that law enforcement ostensibly opposes.
Of course, revealing the method of breakin would cause Apple to seal it (and thereby cause the government to lose that method).
A few weeks ago, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof weighed in on who is to blame for the poisoning of American politics. “The G.O.P. Created Donald Trump,” blared the headline. In recent decades, Kristof wrote, Republican leaders “pried open a Pandora’s box, a toxic politics of fear and resentment, sometimes brewed with a tinge of racial animus, and they could never satisfy the unrealistic expectations that they nurtured among supporters...