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Just this side of perjury: Congressmen irritated by intelligence smokescreens

13.06.2013 11:25

Some US Congressmen say getting straight answers from the intelligence community on issues it does not wish to discuss – such as surveillance of Americans -- is extremely difficult without knowledge of the community’s internal workings.

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Anonymous user 15.06.2013 13:35

The POS probably IS beating his wife...

Anonymous user 13.06.2013 16:56

Why doesn't congress just subscribe to the Guardian for information?

 

Timothy 13.06.2013 15:12

So they have gone from the the "fine and granular scope and with pinpoint precision of Carnivore" To NarusInsight which was designed to spy on pretty much everything. Now we have prism thats collects EVERYTHING from all kinds of different sources and stores it till they want to examine "your files".

So care to guess whats next? I know they are already working on it, we see bits of it coming out but being used differently.

What is next is where they just access it from your brain directly.. You won't have the ability to hide anything, at least if you remember it you won't be able to. mark my words, its coming.

 

Timothy 13.06.2013 14:52

Think back people, this has been going on for decades... WAAAY before 9-11. Remember project Carnivore?

When they got caught snooping with that they said..Oh no, its very targetted and specific as to what traffic it goes after, we are only spying on those we have a court order to do so on. Of course everyone was outraged!! for a week or so, then came NarusInside which is a Mass Surveillance System. But its like the Wizard From OZ, can't see behind the curtain you pesky little citizens. Now bending the light even further we have Prism. BUT we are here to protect you.. you want to be safe don't you, trust us!!

Anonymous user 13.06.2013 14:34

Congressmen get elected to positions over their heads - rising to a level of incompetence.

Anonymous user 13.06.2013 14:16

PRISM only helps Prosecute after-the-fact

No Prevention Here

Inform ation Overload = Zero Results

Anonymous user 13.06.2013 14:03

Please do not confuse US politicians with Americans. They do not represent us.

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