Originally Posted by TonyR
Yes, houghtam, and the double standard goes both ways. That's what I'm trying to point out to Beavis and Doc and other but they won't approach it. Just like they won't admit directly and/or specifically what their concerns are or what the solutions are. I admit I had more concerns then that I do now. I think a large part of that is that I didn't trust the Bush administration and was disgusted with the Iraq war. I trust the Obama administration more, although perhaps I shouldn't. I'm not saying this is all okay just because Obama is in charge now. I am saying that I'm surprised everyone is so surprised that the NSA is doing this, and I want them to explain what their concerns are. I get nothing but deflective humor and generalities on the latter.
It's time to introduce passenger profiling that includes taking religious background into account. "It's a fact that over the past 34 years, starting with the Munich Olympics, the majority of terrorist attacks have been carried out by Muslims. Itís time to quit picking on Grandma and the kids for the sake of being politically correct.