So many times I've read US comments on Slashdot regarding privacy and how awful it is in the UK because of our camera coverage.
Ha! You were getting stiffed the whole time too! You weren't even getting the remote chance of video evidence to protect the innocent, just a blanket government surveillance of your online activity to protect against a largely government-engineered threat.
Now that we're both screwed, can we quiet-down on the finger pointing across ponds, and start pointing elsewhere?