Anonymous’ #opBART dox dump of user names, emails and passwords presaged Larry Flynt’s Huffington Post blog today in which the free speech advocate wrote:
Any information you put out into cyberspace could come back to bite you in the ass.
Social media sites and search engines act as data mines, storing information that could later be accessed by the government and used against you in court…
The Feds have no problem letting companies collect and exploit our personal information because it makes running a surveillance state that much easier to do. Whenever the government wants to find out what weird shit you’re up to on the Internet, guess what they’re going to find out? You can thank Google, Facebook, Walmart and all the other megacorps for that.
Thanks to Hot Chicks with Guy Fawkes Masks for photo permission (a NSFW site!)