It is Sorcha Faal so have to take it with a grain of salt. But it would be frightening stuff if it was really true.
Phi Beta Iota: Much of this report is improbable — a CENTCOM commander being an active obstacle to a NORTHCOM nuclear launch, for example — but the nugget here is this link: Did Something Happen in the Arctic? which is absolutely worth a full read. Below are other related stories. The US Government is known to cover-up losses — of the USS Cole to the Israelis, of the USS Scorpion to the Soviets, of combat losses over Cambodia during the Viet-Nam war, of many brave JSOG elements wiped out in places where they should never have been, far from any form of air or artillery support. On balance we are inclined to believe that each side lost at least one aircraft in March. From the arrogance and ignorance at the political level to the ideological fervor and hidden agendas — some rooted in religion — at the operational level, it is not possible to understate the volatile nature of the US “chain of command” today. “Out of control” is the phrase that comes to mind.