Top 374 keywords the U.S. government monitors

Jun 4, 2012 | Posted by: Burento | Full story: www.zdnet.com

Three months on, the media mill continues to grind after EPIC releases a four-page list of words the U.S. government monitors social media for.

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“Jody”

Since: Apr 09

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#1 Jun 4, 2012
Ah heck, let's all just join forces and write the whole list monthly and each word at least once a week.

Think positively, we'd be doing our part to provide government jobs.

“Proud White Woman for life!”

Since: Apr 09

Spotted World

#2 Jun 4, 2012
Starting at page 20 is what they are talking about:

http://www.scribd.com/doc/82701103/Analyst-De...

“Proud White Woman for life!”

Since: Apr 09

Spotted World

#3 Jun 4, 2012
off the trail wrote:
Ah heck, let's all just join forces and write the whole list monthly and each word at least once a week.
Think positively, we'd be doing our part to provide government jobs.
Got your Gitmo gear ready yet?
munzer

Fremont, CA

#4 Jun 4, 2012
thats a good idea. help out our country and make jobs for all those government employees available. scary thing is, monitoring will probably be done by a handful of computers and whose soul purpose is to filter traffic and pick out the words and the associated account and produce a list of possible criminals. now the fbi, can pretty much have a list of anyone in the world they want to investigate, and when doing so would violate their rights, the list gets querried and the person whose rights are about to be violated is found. Now, the Federal Government has created a neat little system that enables its forces to violate any ones rights. Wow, and we are ok with this? oh wait, nothing we can do about it, really. and so, to the monitors, i say Fuck You. airplane,grids,pork,delay, hooray.

“Proud White Woman for life!”

Since: Apr 09

Spotted World

#5 Jun 4, 2012
I agree. A computer is probably handling most of this. These days, that is possible. I have a Core i7 6-core system with hyperthreading, meaning that Windows sees 12 processors. They should have an 8-core, 16-thread processor out by now, and if not, on the way, and there are motherboards that can handle 2 of them, probably more if you set up a server rack. So that will be powerful, and just for regular citizens. There is no telling what computing power the government has.
Latter Day Taints

Souderton, PA

#6 Jun 4, 2012
I see "Artistic Assassins" made the list but "Gloop" did not.

WTF?

“New & Improved..”

Since: Oct 07

Formerly From Kenya

#7 Jun 4, 2012
Gloop 'IS' the list...

Since: Sep 08

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#8 Jun 4, 2012
justaguess wrote:
Gloop 'IS' the list...
Gloop.

“Standin' In A”

Since: May 11

Shaft Of Light

#9 Jun 4, 2012
The Gloop wrote:
<quoted text>Gloop.
LOL!
I saw your name and wondered if that's what you wrote.
Goodnight The Gloop, sleep well.

“Hey, it's just a cartoon!”

Since: Jul 08

He can drink all he wants!

#10 Jun 5, 2012
Fisherman 808 wrote:
<quoted text>
LOL!
I saw your name and wondered if that's what you wrote.
Goodnight The Gloop, sleep well.
The Gloop never sleeps.

“What?”

Since: Apr 12

Location hidden

#11 Jun 5, 2012
off the trail wrote:
Ah heck, let's all just join forces and write the whole list monthly and each word at least once a week.

Think positively, we'd be doing our part to provide government jobs.
I will if you will...:)

“What?”

Since: Apr 12

Location hidden

#12 Jun 5, 2012
off the trail wrote:
Ah heck, let's all just join forces and write the whole list monthly and each word at least once a week.

Think positively, we'd be doing our part to provide government jobs.
How many posters on Topix? If we could assign each person on here one word---and have them write that one word at least once a day for a month, we could have the gubmint going nuts....just a thought...
Dr Stinko

Hampton, VA

#13 Jun 5, 2012
"Duckbutter" is really big right now.
Dr Stinko

Hampton, VA

#14 Jun 5, 2012
Didn't see "...and blow that fkr up!!!" on the list.

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