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    Cyburbian Rumpy Tunanator's avatar
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    Big Brother & the man are coming for you

    What's next, retinal scans?

    The push would effectively expand the scope of the Communications Assistance for Law Enforcement Act, a 1994 law that requires the telecommunications industry to build into its products tools that U.S. investigators can use to eavesdrop on conversations with a court order.
    http://cnn.netscape.cnn.com/news/sto...33.htm&sc=1152

    Man, seems like everday, more and more of our privacy (and rights) are being thrown out the window, or swept under the carpet.

    They say with a court-order, but I don't buy it for one second.
    A guy once told me, "Do not have any attachments, do not have anything in your life you are not willing to walk out on in 30 seconds flat if you spot the heat around the corner."


    Neil McCauley (Robert DeNiro): Heat 1995

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    Cyburbian Tom R's avatar
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    eyes

    Shhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!
    WALSTIB

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    Makes me think of line from Marathon Man

    Is it safe?
    Oddball
    Why don't you knock it off with them negative waves?
    Why don't you dig how beautiful it is out here?
    Why don't you say something righteous and hopeful for a change?
    From Kelly's Heroes (1970)


    Are you sure you're not hurt ?
    No. Just some parts wake up faster than others.
    Broke parts take a little longer, though.
    From Electric Horseman (1979)

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    SEE! I TOLD YOU THAT THEY ARE LISTENING! Everyone said I was crazy!

    That does remind me, the planning office at my old job had a feeling that the IT director was reading our E-Mails, so we would always put "HI HENRY" on the first line of all interoffice e-mails.
    Not my monkey, not my circus. - Old Polish Proverb

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    Cyburbian Michele Zone's avatar
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    Quote Originally posted by michaelskis
    SEE! I TOLD YOU THAT THEY ARE LISTENING! Everyone said I was crazy!
    Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they are not out to get you.

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    Quote Originally posted by Michele Zone
    Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they are not out to get you.
    BEWARE of the phone company - they've got your number!

    Bwahahahahahahahahahahah


    :-0


    Mike

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    Cyburbian Tom R's avatar
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    phone

    Quote Originally posted by mgk920
    BEWARE of the phone company - they've got your number!

    Bwahahahahahahahahahahah


    :-0


    Mike
    Just ask Johnny Feaver.
    WALSTIB

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    I wnana change my Username to "MKUltra"

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