Who Watches The Watchmen? The US Government Clearly Does

Behold, the logo on the latest US spy satellite:


I don’t even. What words are there for a surveillance state that thinks of itself as a gigantic octopus tentacling its way across the Earth, with the very creepy slogan “Nothing Is Beyond Our Reach”?

This is no longer state oppression. This is state oppression as performance art. Or, at the very least, state oppression as literary reference:


(h/t Techdirt)