Originally Posted by frazod
The intentions were never good - this thing reeked like a mile high pile of shit from day one. An unneeded, all encompassing agency that is armed to the teeth and ready to wage war against the citizens of this country.
Be it Motherland, Fatherland or Homeland, adding "land" at the end is generally a bad thing.
Same thing I said when it was created. Sounds like something straight out of the Soviet Union.
"Serious sport has nothing to do with fair play. It is bound up with hatred, jealousy, boastfulness, and disregard of all the rules."
-- George Orwell, Shooting an Elephant