US Politics

Body Of Secrets.

Given the amount of cognitive dissonance Americans are apparenly willing to tolerate with respect to the actions of the administration they put in office, well, almost twice, I’m not going to bet on it: But the latest revelations in the NSA wiretapping affair might break Bush’s back. This, more than anything before, is bringing impeachment into the realm of possibility.

People are finally waking up – let’s hope it’s not too late. From the NYT

„The concept of the N.S.A. having near-real-time access to information about every call made in the country is chilling,“ said Mr. Bass, former counsel for intelligence policy at the Justice Department. He said the phone records program resembled Total Information Awareness, a Pentagon data-mining program shut down by Congress in 2003 after a public outcry.

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