A vision for the future

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Name: Mike

From: Alabama

Bio: Because I am the smartest person I know.

Area of Expertise: Technology Developer/Administrator

Topic: Privacy

Headline: Privacy ... the lack thereof

Nutshell: Any bit of information is viewable, and freely used against you by the government and elected officials.

Vision: The goverment has created an enormous database that tracks everything that each individual does and says. This includes emails you have written, as well as websites that you go to.

Public officials use this to determine where the "issues" are when running from office. It is Big Brother in its worst form.

Date Submitted: 11/11/2004

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