Admiral Poindexter confessed that he approved funds for Nicaraguan Contras, earning himself a felony conviction. He is now in charge of the Big Brother activities in the George W Bush Administration, as the head of the Information Awareness Office, although he is ineligible to even vote. You might know them as the ones with the Illuminati logo. Intrepid internauts are now making things very difficult for the Admiral to maintain his privacy, not that he deserves any. See also Oliver North and Manuel Noriega for more on the Iran/Contra connections.