> True. I'm concerned about the potential abridgement of civil liberties, but > frankly I'm not *that* concerned. We do have judicial review here, and > unconstitutional laws are routinely thrown out by the courts. People > (including me) bitch about SCOTUS, but generally I think they routinely make > the right calls on matters of civil liberties. > > Emily Good old theonion.com : http://www.theonion.com/onion3736/freedoms_curtailed.html I'm glad that at least one american institution hasn't curled up into a little platitude-spouting ball these last few weeks. I'm sure these guys must have a large percentage of British staff writers. :) Seb.