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#61 Mando


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Posted 06 September 2013 - 17:05

ILikeTobacco, on 06 Sept 2013 - 15:06, said:

So now you are claiming the NSA is stealing my bank account info and emptying my accounts? Got proof? I monitor my bank daily and since they have that info, they must be stealing it right? No changes to my bank account yet. I think I am good.

So that's where all my wages go! I thought I spent it frivolously in the first 2 weeks of the month! :p 

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Posted 06 September 2013 - 17:28

You are right. I'm not from the USA. I pay federal and state tax in the USA just for ****s and giggles.

Looks like serious discussion isn't happening here. I bow out.

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Posted 07 September 2013 - 03:59

What the NSA is doing is wrong and immoral. It's as bad as what any hacker that's ever cracked into something they weren't suppose to.

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Posted 07 September 2013 - 04:18

I don't have anything to hide, however if something is meant to be private, the NSA or anyone else should not be reading it, unless they have a reason! If they have can read our emails, why cant we read their emails? Who knows what kind of information they are reading. I heard the companies make encryption just weak enough for the NSA to get through it.  The NSA should have a significant reduction of their powers to these unlawful and unjust reading of emails.  Better yet the NSA should be dismantled and totally dissolved. What they are capable of doing is very scary.

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Posted 07 September 2013 - 04:19

What the hell are you talking about. Who says anyone will be missing money


If that happens, it's because you were targeted for a reason. And money will be the least of your concerns. Pretty sure they don<t go after money anyway.


Stop acting like an idiot.

Sensing this is a child behind the computer screen if not...a mindset of one.

#66 Ian W

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Posted 07 September 2013 - 04:31

The National Security Agency, working with the British government, has secretly been unraveling encryption technology that billions of Internet users rely upon to keep their electronic messages and confidential data safe from prying eyes, according to published reports based on internal U.S. government documents.

But I thought that if you're not doing anything wrong, you have nothing to hide?

It's still hard to fathom how some are complacent with this. Not only is it a violation of individual privacy and unconstitutional, but it is also potentially dangerous.