Yeah, that's one way around that troublesome Constitution thing you swore to uphold. It's bullshit, and I'm amazed you'd try it.
But then, we don't trust most of you anymore anyway, do we?
Hmm. A government-funded initiative is going to “assist in the
preservation of open debate” by monitoring social media for “subversive
propaganda” and combating what it considers to be “the diffusion of
false and misleading ideas”? The concept seems to have come straight out
of a George Orwell novel.
The NSF has already poured nearly $1 million into Truthy. To what
end? Why is the federal government spending so much money on the study of your Twitter habits?
We're supposed to trust ANY of these bastards why, again?