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NSA headquarters in the cinematic imaginary
by Critical Commons Manager `

NSA director John Voigt laments being forced to spy on American citizens during Christmas but orders the Constitution to be violated nonetheless. This tracking shot through NSA headquarters includes a large screen video display showing real-time apprehension of criminals, while biometric interfaces prevent unauthorized access to the agency's control room.

This Commentary is related to the following Clips:
Enemy of the State Xmas at the NSA command center by Tony Scott (1998) The NSA doesn't like spying on US citizens during the holidays but it does anyway