“The argument that this sweeping search must be kept secret from the terrorists is laughable. Terrorists already assume this sort of thing is being done. Only law-abiding American citizens were blissfully ignorant of what their government was doing,” said top counter-terrorism czar under Presidents Clinton and Bush – Richard Clarke.
Right, so is he then infering that since I had knowledge of this going on oh say twenty years ago, I’m a terrorist? Would seem that is the implication. Not quite sure I like that notion.
“You’re smart and informed, ergo you’re a terrorist.”
So it is now illegal to be intelligent, to think for oneself? Wow! Probably ought to not be surprised by that. Still is rather difficult to comprehend.