This is exactly what we need right now. I’ve actually had a glimmer of hope in these past few weeks as the stories have hit the news about NSA recording of cell phone traffic and electronic communications. Also, in a short period of time we have heard about the Obama administration spying on the press, and the IRS targeting of conservative groups. The fact that these issues are still considered controversial is a good sign. It means that the American public and the media still have something of a pulse when it comes to civil liberties. More and more it seems that those who mistrust the government with unbridled power are not just paranoid outliers. Maybe there is hope after all.
Then again, you have idiots like this: