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Re: White House to Propose System for Wide Monitoring of Internet(fwd)
- From: Richard Irving
- Date: Fri Dec 20 17:50:47 2002
"Christopher L. Morrow" wrote:
> Sure, or they could ask carriers to tap lines for them silently... in fact
> they can do that today with a court order.
Nope. USA Patriot Act, No Court Order Needed.
Civil Liberties for Tax Refunds, Takers ? :P
A COO I know is actually enthused, all he can say is
"Do you know how much money that means to me ?!"
The Myopia of the Rich, eh ?
He also spouted the philosophy, one day:
"Give the money to the Rich, and they can put it into the Bank...
and the rest of you can borrow it.... it will stimulate the economy."
A verbatim quote. ( He is GOP, FWIW. )
* shudder *
So, we can borrow it -=without=- a source of income ?