Ed Team

Taking the edge off

Filed By Ed Team | June 23, 2008 7:30 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: bad laws, Congress, John Murrell, wiretapping

"Congress is now in the process of enshrining into law the precept that the president has the power to secretly grant dispensation giving entities permission to break the laws of the land along with protection from any liability under the "just following orders" defense, and if that doesn't take the edge off your Independence Day celebration, I don't know what will."

-- Tech blogger John Murrell in his post 'We modeled it after the very successful Little Big Horn Compromise.'

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