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Bayard & Holmes ~ Jay Holmes In 2010, Bayard & Holmes declared Halloween to be Love-A-Spook Day. It is the day when we honor the remarkable unsung heroes of the Intelligence Community, without whom we could not hope to enjoy the benefits of … Read the rest

Bayard & Holmes By Piper Bayard & Jay Holmes One of the most common mistakes in fiction is confusing which intelligence agencies have the power to do what to whom and where they have the authority to do it. Today, … Read the rest

 Bayard & Holmes ~ Jay Holmes In a previous article, Intelligence Perspective on Benghazi, we looked at events in Benghazi that resulted from a minimalist approach to military security and response. However, Benghazi was not the first time in recent history … Read the rest

Bayard & Holmes ~ Jay Holmes They say old soldiers never die; they just fade away. Then there’s Billy Waugh. On December 1, 1929 the Waugh family of Bastrop, Texas added a baby boy to their ranks. It would have … Read the rest

  By Piper Bayard     The November Man is an espionage movie in which an ex-CIA operative is brought back by the Company for a personal mission in Moscow, only to find himself pitted against his protégé. It is … Read the rest

By Piper Bayard and Jay Holmes Miley Cyrus proved herself above and beyond the call of duty as she completed the final phase of her CIA training at the Video Music Awards. After schooling with veteran Bangkok hookers, her task … Read the rest

Perspective on Benghazi By Intelligence Operative Jay Holmes* Image of burning US Consulate in Benghazi by Voice of America employee, public domain. On September 11, 2012, Islamic terrorists attacked the US Consulate in Benghazi. They murdered US Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens and … Read the rest

Per a request from our reader, Ellie Ann Soderstrom, Holmes and I sat down together a while back to review the movie, RED. RED is a movie about a retired black-ops CIA agent who puts his old team back together … Read the rest


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