Decibel (decibel45) wrote,
Decibel
decibel45

Now it's really time to fear .gov

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/09/28/AR2006092801763.html

What's really scarry is that unlike the 4 times this has happened in the past, there is no defined enemy this time. This is a "war" on an abstract concept. And in doing so, our government has just become an instrument of terror:

Terrorism \Ter"ror*ism\, n. [Cf. F. terrorisme.]
1. The act of terrorizing, or state of being terrorized; a
mode of government by terror or intimidation. --Jefferson.
[1913 Webster]
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