Remember the time John Kerry sent “Rocky IV” trending when he took the opportunity to ridicule presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s political concerns about Russia? “Folks, Sarah Palin said she could see Russia from Alaska,” he joked, adding, “Mitt Romney talks like he’s only seen Russia by watching ‘Rocky IV.'”
One invasion of Ukraine later, Romney, who also warned during a debate that China was “hacking into our computers, stealing information … from government computers,” was looking pretty prescient.
As Twitchy reported, NBC News and other media outlets are reporting today that Russia has hacked into Pentagon computers, forcing the Pentagon’s Joint Staff unclassified email system to be shut down and taken off line for nearly two weeks.
OPM Director Katherine Archuleta’s resignation was a start toward securing America’s computer systems, but what’s next?
Here’s a fine collection of tweets from 2012 ridiculing Romney for being stuck in the ’80s; enjoy gem after gem like this one.