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Subject:  Re: FYI: Android inserts NSA "trojans" Date:  7/11/2013  7:27 AM
Author:  notehound Number:  428451 of 479890

...they aren't getting code from NSA to do something Android didn't do before; they are getting code from NSA to do something Android has done from day one - and do it *better*.

OK, Warrl. You've convinced me that Google hasn't sold us out to the snoops by vetting the NSA's improvements to Android. OTOH, I will always be suspicious of government agencies that operate effectively without oversight, restraint or accountability. The NSA and IRS are just a couple that come to mind.

If you wonder why I think the way I do, the following quotes from one of my heroes may explain:

"Sunlight is said to be the best of disinfectants..."

"The most important political office is that of the private citizen."

"We must make our choice. We ma