That cloud of dust is yours truly riding to Mexico for some pulled pork.
[typography font="Droid Serif" size="20" size_format="px"]Revealed: Hundreds of words to avoid using online if you don’t want the government spying on you (and they include ‘pork’, ‘cloud’ and ‘Mexico’)[/typography]
The Department of Homeland Security has been forced to release a list of keywords and phrases it uses to monitor social networking sites and online media for signs of terrorist or other threats against the U.S.
The words are included in the department’s 2011 ‘Analyst’s Desktop Binder’ used by workers at their National Operations Center which instructs workers to identify ‘media reports that reflect adversely on DHS and response activities’.
Good grief. Hope you don’t want to talk about the weather, because most related words are ‘keywords’ our government watches for; twister, hurricane, earthquake, flood… you name it! And… GAS!? Good grief.
Keywords after the jump:
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Saw this on Facebook, where people were making free with the verbiage.