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Originally posted by Open_Minded Skeptic
I’m wondering if there might be some under-current conditioning going on, here, to get US citizens used to the idea that they might, at any time, for any reason, be turned over to the authorities and dealt with. The modern day version of Show me your papers! Are these in order?!?
Originally posted by loam
Honestly, I think it's an indication we have already arrived there. In other words, it's not conditioning, but rather a symptom expressed in our popular culture that we find this already acceptable.
Spooky, isn't it?
Originally posted by sc2099
the man in the ad made the wise decision not to resist. It's better to miss your flight and have your lawyer work it out than end up tazed and dead because airport security or police thought you were acting suspicious.