Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 17th Jan 2014 23:38 UTC
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President Obama announced on Friday that he will place new limits on intelligence agencies' bulk collection of phone call records. But he rejected some other recommendations to rein in surveillance made by a panel of outside advisers.

The NYT lists the changes. It's insubstantial.

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More racist attacks on Obama?
by Vinegar Joe on Sat 18th Jan 2014 08:24 UTC
Vinegar Joe
Member since:
2006-08-16

President Obama and the NSA are protecting us all!

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Soulbender Member since:
2005-08-18

No he's not and no they're not.

Edited 2014-01-18 11:36 UTC

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Nth_Man Member since:
2010-05-16

Poe's law applies there, because what it was said was probably a sarcasm, but it's impossible to know it just by reading it.

Edited 2014-01-19 02:50 UTC

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