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Re: NSA Surveillance Problem
« Reply #29 on: June 15, 2013, 07:21:23 PM »
Actually, the NSA are very helpful. If you have deleted an email and now want it back - all you do is contact them: http://prism.andrevv.com/ ; )

Andrew McCarthy the actor.

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Re: NSA Surveillance Problem
« Reply #30 on: June 16, 2013, 07:49:23 PM »
Just as an informative note to this discussion ...

Neither the contractor nor the NSA grants a clearance. They have Zero say in that - they only ask that an employee gets one. The Federal agency that does that is called Defense Investigative Service - DIS. Once a contractor or federal agency hires an employee that needs a clearance to do their job, they submit the request to DIS. Then, after a year, or as long as it takes, they investigate the person like you would not believe. Everything you have done - and I do mean everything.

But, as humans are humans, people do things that are not predictable even looking at their past.
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