In 1999, Sun Microsystems' Scott McNealy famously said "You have zero privacy anyway. Get over it." So how shocking is the revelation that the NSA hoovers up 3 Billion phone calls each day? Even McNealy is shocked.
last 20 years. This has been building since the end of the Cold War when the "End Of History" looked like it might make the Intelligence community superfluous.
Man, I'm cynical today. Introducing a new post tag, "Eye of Sauron".