Did they burn down the storefront or actually threaten the store owner? No, but the effect is the same.
So to combat the stupidity of the State of Virginia, She goes on a tear of Stupidity of her own?
The next law the State of Virginia should pass in this vein is one that makes it a felony to post SSN's in public.
That's kind of the point: Ms. Ostergren got the numbers from publicly available, online state records in the first place, so the State of Virginia would, in fact, not be complying with its own law. She's doing this to
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