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  •  I think we have to acknowledge that Obama (8+ / 0-)

    is very much part of the story because, like someone said above, simply because he is president, and because of his role personally regarding leaks and whistleblowers.

    This - honestly, it's just fucking Kafkaesque creepy.

    In an initiative aimed at rooting out future leakers and other security violators, President Barack Obama has ordered federal employees to report suspicious actions of their colleagues based on behavioral profiling techniques that are not scientifically proven to work, according to experts and government documents.
    That's fucked up.
    •  "Yes, Minister" reaction again? (2+ / 0-)
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      Little, stevemb

      "We must do [or appear to be doing] something. This is something. Therefore we must do it."

      Politicians gonna be politicians. Always. Everywhere.

      If it's
      Not your body,
      Then it's
      Not your choice
      And it's
      None of your damn business!

      by TheOtherMaven on Fri Aug 30, 2013 at 07:07:13 PM PDT

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