"The clip was filmed by Michael Guslick, a fellow Wisconsin engineer who helped Joe"
McAfee might be paranoid for no reason.
However, governments are well known for their targeting certain groups and individuals for persecution or extortion so a bit of paranoia can be a good thing.
Yes, killing your neighbor does make the government go after you in almost all countries.
Did you know that just like Zynga (the facebook game company), Google uses professional human psychologies when building their services. They don't just track, but they go directly after the science of human behavior.
So does every other company in the world with an advertising department.
Just because the pot called the kettle black doesn't mean the kettle isn't completely, utterly jet black.