06/11/2013 09:36 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Morning Links: Schneier On Spying, Billy Joel Meets Police Militarization, And Dippin' Dots

-- Security guru Bruce Schneier sounds off on government spying.

-- How the recent news might read if it were covered by the foreign press the way American reporters cover foreign countries.

-- We're tired of your lies, Dippin' Dots.

-- Police in Boulder, Colorado say an open patio door is just like inviting them into your home. I was unaware of this line of Fourth Amendment jurisprudence.

-- When the Dianne Feinsteins of the world declare that violating our privacy is critical to protecting America, and that these policies are never abused, remember that while the Tsarnaevs were planning to bomb the Boston Marathon, the DHS fusion center in Boston was spying on anti-war protesters.

-- Your WTF video of the day: