Read The Wrong Book 2; Enforcement Of National Security Religion?

I’ve never done this before (that I can remember) but I’m offering a follow-up post to my Read The Wrong Book; Get Tracked By Government entry. As I think about what I read, I’m realizing that I (and the McClatchy story) missed the real point here. The McClatchy piece, written by Marissa Taylor, was understandably centered on the fact that the personal information of thousands of Americans was shared without any real cause among Federal agencies. With the NSA being in the new, thanks to Read more […]

Read The Wrong Book; Get Tracked By Government

(Note postscript at bottom of post) McClatchy has a story today that makes no sense to me. For example here is the first sentence in the second paragraph: Federal officials gathered the information from the customer records of two men who were under criminal investigation for purportedly teaching people how to pass lie detector tests. It is illegal to teach people how to pass a lie detector test? I understand that many people might want to lie for criminal reasons, but so what? In many states Read more […]