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This is why what the NSA is doing, now the police are doing: "just collecting metadata" when they sweep up all the cellular telephone and internet data is so dangerous:

By collecting "just metadata" what the NSA is actually creating is a deep, permanent database of the intertwined relationships of American culture. In the trade, the practice is called Signals Intelligence, a craft the military and spy agencies around the world have been perfecting for hundreds of years.