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Response to Douglas Carpenter (Original post)

Thu Jun 27, 2013, 11:28 AM

6. Lists of phone numbers have you depressed?

"Under the terms of the blanket order, the numbers of both parties on a call are handed over, as is location data, call duration, unique identifiers, and the time and duration of all calls. The contents of the conversation itself are not covered."

Call records, as far as numbers called, have been recorded for ages. How many times have we heard about suspects having made international calls, and how do you think we'd know if international calls were made if numbers weren't recorded? When you get your phone bill it gives you a list of numbers called. Its done that as long as I can remember - 40 years at least. Do you feel violated by that? Did you ever call the phone company for assurances that they destroyed all records of your phone calls after they sent you the bill?

I always thought call records were available to the police, myself, if they were investigating crimes. I always assumed, after 9/11, that call records were available to HS, as they planned hard to avoid another intelligence failure like that.

I would find some other reason to be depressed, myself, such as climate change or inequality, though depression does tend to render people ineffective...maybe do something instead.

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