So, just in case you thought you were safe from the
Spooks, here's another threat to your sanity and liberty: The
is proposing new rules that would _make_ banks snoop into your
The new policy is called "Know Your Customer", but it
should be called "Crawl Up The Ass Of Your Customer", because
that's what banks are expected to do. The idea is that the Feds
want to know about Bad People misusing bank accounts _ahead_ of
time, so they require banks to do identity checks and report
"suspicious" activities to the Bank Police.
Gar! Those Suspicious Activities are none of their
business! Even Phyllis Schaefley hates this one! So, check this
bad story out and write long, raving, 10-page single-spaced
letters to your congressperson and local newspaper. Be a good
citizen: oppose the government.