The NSA needed to update their monitoring program, and one of their tech guys just quit.
Thank goodness we have a right to privacy here in the USA. At least the Supreme Court once claimed prosecuting Abortion ran afoul of that right. However the Boston bombers and other killers seem to always go undetected. Apparently you only have a right to privacy if you are in the act of planning to kill someone. At least that is the way it seems.