How TSA’s Groping Softened Us Up for NSA’s Snooping Dark humor alert: In a nutshell: ...and dammit, I believe he's right:vomit: PS: My only quarrel with the gent is that as you all know, I hate the terms "right to privacy" or "privacy rights." I believe the 4th amendment protects so much more than the dignity privacy affords the individual. The 4th amendment is about the security of the individual against unwarranted search and seizure. People do have a fundamental right to control who has access to their bodies, their homes, their effects and their papers, (now also their electronic data & devices.) That's so much more important than mere privacy.