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    Default Obama Administration Releases Nation’s Phone Records To Public

    ‘We Are Making Every Effort To Be Transparent,’ Says President

    On the heels of reports that the National Security Agency has secretly been amassing the private telephone records of Verizon’s more than 120 million customers, President Barack Obama announced Thursday that his administration is releasing the entire country’s phone records to the public in an effort to handle the situation with complete transparency. “Honesty and openness have always been the hallmarks of my presidency, which is why I believe that everybody should have free access to this essential information,” the president said at a press conference, encouraging the public to visit a newly created online database containing the time, duration, and location of every wireless and landline phone call made by all 315 million Americans. “We—all of us—are laying our cards on the table here. Now, everyone in the country will know who’s calling whom, and when, and how often, and for how long. My administration doesn’t have any secrets, and from now on, neither will you.” Obama noted that, for the sake of national security, personal emails, consumer reports, and medical histories will remain the exclusive property of the federal government

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    Quote Originally Posted by Number 47 View Post
    ‘We Are Making Every Effort To Be Transparent,’ Says President
    This is a joke right? Is this President really that fuckin stupid? If true I can guaranfuckintee that a political scandal will arise from these records. Some politicians phone records will reveal calls to an escort service or something of that nature.

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    That's got to be fake, there is no way that was done.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dave's Dreidel View Post
    That's got to be fake, there is no way that was done.
    Just found it on The Onion, that says it all
    http://www.theonion.com/articles/oba...-record,32712/

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    Jesus. Ever hear of letting a gag run for a while... being in on the joke... wise to the... Oh! never mind.

    I could have posted the link and just killed it in the first post.

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    I think our government is a gag.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Number 47 View Post
    Jesus. Ever hear of letting a gag run for a while... being in on the joke... wise to the... Oh! never mind.

    I could have posted the link and just killed it in the first post.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Number 47 View Post
    Jesus. Ever hear of letting a gag run for a while... being in on the joke... wise to the... Oh! never mind.

    I could have posted the link and just killed it in the first post.
    Sorry, but I have said "That's got to be fake" several times in the last month to only be proven wrong.

    I was moving into It's Mike's basement if that one was true.
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    Quote Originally Posted by edwardv View Post
    I think our government is a gag.
    I sometimes think they should be gagged... & bound.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Number 47 View Post
    Jesus. Ever hear of letting a gag run for a while... being in on the joke... wise to the... Oh! never mind.

    I could have posted the link and just killed it in the first post.
    You're a troublemaker, aren't you?




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    Maybe it was Onion satire BUT, take a look at this:

    data mining U.S. citizens


 

 

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