Adrian Lamo: 'The way it played out seems like something that could only happen in a movie.' Photograph: Jennifer S Altman/Washington Post/Getty Images

Lamo, Manning and Doing Right


Adrian Lamo is dead. The death is confirmed, although the circumstances aren’t yet released. Lamo was just 37 years old; it wasn’t old age. Lamo was a hacker of some skill. In 2001-2003, he broke into a lot of digital places, including the┬áNew York Times, Microsoft and Yahoo.1 He was eventually arrested and plead to…