Linked by David Adams on Fri 11th Dec 2009 01:25 UTC
Privacy, Security, Encryption I was reminded of Sun Microsystems' Scott McNealy's infamous sound byte (used as the title of this article) when I read about Google CEO Eric Schmidt's foot-in-mouth moment during a recent CNBC interview (YouTube Link). Here's what Schmidt said: "I think judgment matters. If you have something that you don't want anyone to know, maybe you shouldn't be doing it in the first place. If you really need that kind of privacy, the reality is that search engines -- including Google -- do retain this information for some time and it's important, for example, that we are all subject in the United States to the Patriot Act and it is possible that all that information could be made available to the authorities."
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RE[3]: Stasi
by bousozoku on Fri 11th Dec 2009 20:55 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Stasi"
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Do they take showers in underwear? Keep socks on when they have sex? Just curious...

I've asked about such things and no one will give me an answer. :-D

What's also strange is that the stores sell chewing gum, but it's against the law to chew gum in public--mostly because of the sticky nuisance on the ground but seriously, don't sell it, if people aren't allowed to chew it everywhere.

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