Advertisements

Tag Archive: Text


Don’t Text And Drive

 

Advertisements

Best selling thriller writer Brad Thor talks with The Blaze about his new book ” Black List ” and the creeping “surveillance society ” that we now find ourselves in .

” “If I had been around with George Orwell back when he wrote ‘1984’ and I knew what I know now, he would have told me I was crazy,” Thor said, chuckling to himself before getting serious again. “Orwell couldn’t have predicted this.”

Flashback to 1975, he explained, when Sen. Frank Church appeared on NBC’s “Meet the Press” and issued a dire warning about America’s invasive surveillance capabilities:

“[America’s intelligence gathering] capability at any time could be turned around on the American people and no American would have any privacy left. Such the capability to monitor everything: telephone conversations, telegrams, it doesn’t matter. There would be no place to hide.” “