Analysis | Yes, Kellyanne Conway just suggested Trump Tower could have been monitored through TVs and microwaves
It has been more than a week since President Trump alleged that President Obama wiretapped him at Trump Tower, and the White House has spent much of that time trying to talk about basically anything else. Kellyanne Conway isn’t going to help in that effort.
More and more personal and household devices are connecting to the internet, from your television to your car navigation systems to your light switches. CIA Director David Petraeus cannot wait to spy on you through them.
Americans have been warned for decades about the potential consequences of the U.S. surveillance state – the largest, most powerful, and most intrusive in the world – falling into a would-be tyrant’s hands. With Donald Trump’s inauguration looming, I have to wonder: Was anyone paying attention?