Friday, April 25, 2008

Your Fingers, Fogeddaboutit!
QUESTION: Some are raising that the privacy aspects of this thing, you know, sharing of that kind of data, very personal data, among four countries is quite a scary thing.
SECRETARY CHERTOFF: Well, first of all, a fingerprint is hardly personal data because you leave it on glasses and silverware and articles all over the world, they’re like footprints. They’re not particularly private.
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1 comment:

airplanejayne said...

okay -- I know you're being totally serious....and I'll be totally serious later...

but you know what it made me think about?
The BBQ discussion of a cash-less society that led to the entire "going to the store" bit. mind is always there....