The whole loudly announcing of "I'M GETTING ON A PLANE TO CUBA" was all likely smokescreen. The USG doesn't understand that kind of nuance.
One of the 36 tactics in the Art of War is something like, "Make a noise in the east, and attack from the west."
That was Bin Laden's strategy. Ron Paul talked about it. Hell, Bin Laden himself talked about it. "I'll make a big noise over here, and you come attack me. Meanwhile, I'm already way over here on this other hill."
BTW - the first tactic in the art of war, Samantha just informed me: "Run!"
Looks like Snowden's got that one down too! Ha ha.
Thanks for the updated Tom. Hope you're doing fine.
He's the man.
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