‘Zero Dark Thirty’ Raises Question of CIA High School Recruitment

The highly anticipated film “Zero Dark Thirty” hits theaters Friday after limited release, but the internet is already abuzz over a line that has people scratching their heads.

Jessica Chastain’s character Maya, based on a real CIA operative involved in taking down Osama bin Laden, tells a fellow agent that she was recruited out of high school, and that she can’t really discuss it.

Throughout blogs and message boards, viewers are discussing whether the agency really does enlist teens to their ranks.

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