US used Nazis as Cold War spies Former FBI Director J Edgar Hoover (left) is said to have approved of the Nazi recruitment practice Commentary: I think I heard about FBI after the Boston Bomb Blast. More about Boston, later. Commentary: "Your usefulness is over. Now please get out, and don't embarrass us. Don't worry. We'll keep paying you." [HR][/HR] Looks like BBC published this article in an effort to win back the rational readers it has lost (to RT?).