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You made a good point. Individuals who go into the security services can be pathological about secrecy. I can see some bureaucrat going through the motions declassifying something on order, but then figuring out a way to make it practically impossible to access. But I love the puzzle palace, so I'm rather impressed by that. You really need that sort of clever in bureaucracy in the secrets departments. That's why managers are so important. Recruiting and training the right people is vital. Here in the states, keeping the secrets is tough because of the laws, free and open society, etc. Russia is the opposite. Their society is locked down and controlled with secrecy. So, our guys have to be more creative. And that's precisely why Area 51 was created. It's one place stateside where we've been able to maintain a Russian level of hermetic containment.
Sorry if that's kind of rambling.
But as far as my good management idea goes, it's all up in the air now. Trump has been removing people, and reassigning them around chaotically. The security services are a mess today. Biden is going to have to rebuild so much, and quickly. And the Democrats have a lot of momentum right now. So, they're going to rebuild our intelligence and security agencies. Elections have consequences. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Our ability to respond to threats is likely severely hampered right. Lucky for those of us who are attempting to remain sane in 2021, that capability is a very tightly held secret. ;-)