Drones, warrantless wiretapping, online trolling, who knows how many times the government has spied on its own citizens in the past decade? The government knows. And Rand Paul now knows. But he’s not allowed to tell us.
So when he was asked what he had learned in a special hearing on domestic spying Paul could only say that the government has spied on its own citizenry “gazillions” of times. Gazillions. How many times is that? No one knows, but it sounds like a whole heck of a lot.