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Comment: Re:High success rate or lots of unknowns? (Score 1) 256

by just_a_monkey (#47614465) Attached to: 40% Of People On Terror Watch List Have No Terrorist Ties

If they are on the list for a good reason, why are they not in jail, or dropped from the list, by now? It's been ten years, and the government has watched their every step. Surely they would have done something illegal by now.

(The government has watched their every step, right? I mean, these people are so dangerous that we can't let them fly. Surely, they can't be just let loose unsupervised in 2D-society.)

Comment: Re:Institutional hypocrisy (Score 1) 186

The EU regulators don't want to appear as "censors" (with the unsavory connotation that the word carries in a presumably democratic environment)...

That is a solved problem. Call it "filtering" instead and not only will The Public not object but they will demand it. To protect the children.

Sigmund Freud is alleged to have said that in the last analysis the entire field of psychology may reduce to biological electrochemistry.