All is built up of secrets, confidentialities, proprietary data, issues of public interest and protection of private lives.

With messages and opinions spreading at the speed of light or viral vectoring velocity, it’s truer than ever that what is once published cannot be privated again, except by a sci-fi-ish judicial denial of access to known facts or any acknowledgement that such facts exist.

Looking for something near to truth, there are gum-shoes on the case, mean streets to wander, filing cabinets full of bottles of booze.