While I completely agree with you, Odyssess, there is much documentation to support all of Russo's claims and more.
The Government has already gone to Hell on a greased pole, and the gullible, obedient (or intimidated) public herd is following right behind them.
Has anyone actually sat down and read The Patriot Act (http://epic.org/privacy/terrorism/hr3162.html
) and it's Improvement And Reauthorization Act of 2005 (http://ftp.fas.org/sgp/crs/intel/RL33239.pdf
)? (I have, and if that isn't a wake-up call, the sheep deserve the shearing. . .)
You ain't seen nothin' yet, and those who are ready are ready, those who are not are not.
There's my input for ya, Smitty!
And for the record: I'm an Honorably Discharged Disabled Veteran, PROUD of, and to have served my Country, and am THANKFUL to still be able to voice my opinion! (. . .for the present.)