quote:Originally posted by Rowe:
People should really be outraged by the outcome of this war. "Snooping," big deal.
Geezus! Who watches the watchers? What becomes of the information learned from domestic spying on innocent people? Is it archived or purged immediately? If domestic spying is no big deal, doesn't attorney/client & doctor/patient privilege go out the window, too.
Does the KGB and the constant threat of private information (humiliating family secrets that fall far short of treasonous behavior) being revealed to keep people from informing about official wrongdoing sound familiar to the shoulder shruggers?
How many people are devoid of farsight or the ability to critically analyze recent history? Can everyone with a farsight deficiency just raise their hands?