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NSA Tracking – Circa 2006

The National Security Agency’s tracking of U.S. citizens has been a hot topic this past summer since Edward Snowden leaked top-secret NSA documents. The Guardian has full coverage at

I recently ran across this Doctor Fun cartoon equating NSA tracking devices with cell phones. Then I noticed the date the cartoon was published – May 17, 2006. The style of phones has changed but the message still applies.


NSA Tracking Devices Cartoon
NSA Tracking Devices: We used to call them cell phones