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Old June 7 2013, 05:49 PM   #1
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Writer says NSA surveillance shows we are living in DS9/Section 31

http://news.yahoo.com/star-trek-expl...093038494.html

Pretty interesting. Now if only we could find a REAL Sisko...
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Old June 7 2013, 05:58 PM   #2
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Re: Writer says NSA surveillance shows we are living in DS9/Section 31

Yes, let's kidnap the NSA Director and use mind probes to get all his secrets.
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Old June 7 2013, 07:53 PM   #3
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We would just end up on a virtual station full of cats.
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Old June 7 2013, 08:01 PM   #4
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If liberties are curtailed in the name of safety, couldn't that mean the terrorist has won?
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Old June 7 2013, 08:06 PM   #5
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Re: Writer says NSA surveillance shows we are living in DS9/Section 31

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we are living in DS9/Section 31
Section 31 worked behind the scenes to protect the Federation, who in our government is protecting us again?
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Old June 7 2013, 10:02 PM   #6
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Re: Writer says NSA surveillance shows we are living in DS9/Section 31

and if we're living in section 31, when do we get to wear the black sinister uniforms?
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Old June 7 2013, 10:29 PM   #7
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Re: Writer says NSA surveillance shows we are living in DS9/Section 31

The NSA is protecting us from sexting!!!!
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Old June 7 2013, 10:36 PM   #8
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This makes the Obsidian Order look like noobs.
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Old June 8 2013, 12:11 AM   #9
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I think Section 31 at least has good intentions. For the Federation, anyway.

The NSA? I'm not sure I can give them even that much benefit of the doubt.
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Old June 8 2013, 12:13 AM   #10
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It's nauseating to hear the president defend this crap.

Turns out, George W Bush is a shapeshifter, and Barack Obama is his final form.

It's not that I don't believe this information is being used to track down terrorists. It's that the gathering of that information is doing the terrorists' work for them.

I wouldn't compare it to Section 31 though. Section 31 operated independently. This is more like Admiral Lleyton.
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Old June 8 2013, 12:41 PM   #11
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I would normally share my opinion of this reprehensible practice...however, given that I now know that it is being monitored and integrated into national security reports...May I just say that you look very nice today Mr. President.
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Old June 8 2013, 04:24 PM   #12
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It's nauseating to hear the president defend this crap.
But hardly surprising.
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Old June 8 2013, 05:51 PM   #13
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We would just end up on a virtual station full of cats.
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and if we're living in section 31, when do we get to wear the black sinister uniforms?
The cats get to wear the uniforms.
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Old June 8 2013, 05:56 PM   #14
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William Sadler played the section 31 guy in ds9 and the president in iron man 3, therefore this proves the moon landings were a hoax!
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Old June 8 2013, 06:03 PM   #15
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Re: Writer says NSA surveillance shows we are living in DS9/Section 31

And he also played Death in Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey (even wrote his own rap!).
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