Depending on the topic, I bet intelligence agencies will the justin beiber method recruiting a youtuber that gets enough followers.
Western intelligence agencies don't beleave in gathering and investigating facts, and will only act on what feelings could possibly increase department funding and a paycheck.
Thanks FBI for all the excuses you create to protect the downfall of America.
I think all intelligence falls under this same kind of criticism. They all gather data, they all analyze it, and they all come to conclusions as to what profits their agendas best. Most of the time the lower echelons of society get the shit end of the stick. They all hire famous people to troll for them in one way or another. Along with job opportunities for regular people to troll for a wage. And I figure all agencies have a vested interest in the bottom line. They all practice clandestine business opportunities to make a bundle.