Yeah, no shit -- Michael Cooney (coondoggie)
Secondly, if the public doesn't have access to the data they're collecting, then we don't know what they're collecting. It sounds like a tautology, but the difference is very real. All we have is their word on what data they are and are not collecting, or when that changes (increases). Without access to that data, we are forced to take them at their word. Which is probably OK, because we all know that "cops never, ever, ever lie".
I want you to go to your room and think about what you've done.
Best. Pun. Evar. On. Slashdot.
'cat' doesn't care what the input is, it just spits it to standard out.
In my experience, $CAT prefers to spit to errout, especially if I've crossed her...