We’re Watching You and You Will Learn to Love It!

In a post 9/11 world, we Americans abnegated all of our privacy concerns and have handed over to the police unfettered and limitless abilities to monitor, watch and keep us “safe.” It’s part of a bigger problem. We’ve lost our guard, not lowered it. We’ve lost it. Here’s the omnipresent police surveillance truck that is able to be telescoped above the Times Square crowds to keep an eye on us. It’s the systematic desensitization of us to the nature and notion of surveillance. It’s a post Patriot Act, post FISA, post domestic surveillance war on terror. And we, you, want more.

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