The Importance of Framing

So much depends of how you see something, depends on what perspective you're coming from. For instance, I saw this headline -- GAO: Fed Data Mining Extensive -- and immediately thought "My God, Greenspan's people have been cooking the numbers on regressions?"

What they are actually referring to is the vast amount of personal data the federal government collects and uses on people.

The really troubling thing? I'm not sure I find that worse than my original fear...


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