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“U.S. intelligence officials are planning a sweeping system of electronic monitoring that would tap into government, financial and other databases to scan the behavior of many of the 5 million federal employees with secret clearances, current and former officials told The Associated Press.”

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2014/03/10/us-officials-plan-system-to-monitor-behavior-workers-with-security-clearances/

Well what could possibly go wrong here?? I’m sure we’d never think to target mouthy civilians, right? Political enemies? Nobody would ever dream of creating a pre-crime unit designed to identify and neutralize those perceived as potentially inconvenient?

I like science fiction. I never said I wanted to live it.

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