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Social posts from Jihadi fighters make the war in Syria sound almost fun

From the look of their social media posts, British Islamists fighting to oust Syria's government and impose Islamic law are having a terrific time. Even the martyrs seem to be smiling. Also, you might want to thank some immigrants the next time you sip your favorite California wine. And the autobiography of famed singer Morrissey apparently was too gay for the US. All that and more, in today's Global Scan.

Global Scan

Can Obama scare the NSA back into line?

Happy Halloween! May the monsters at Obama's door be worse than the ones ringing your bell. And may you not pick a fight with a Russian mayor who goes ballistic, literally, all too easily.