How do these people sleep at night? A Guardian report has Sir David Omand, the former Whitehall security and intelligence co-ordinator, saying "Finding out other people's secrets is going to involve breaking everyday moral rules." He does say that government will need to work to maintain public trust while invading their privacy.
You don't say. Well I don't trust them one little bit.
The well known quote from Benjamin Franklin:
"Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety."
Looks like we've got even more reasons to make placards.