Buzzfeed‘s transcript of the Charlie Rose interview with Obama regarding the NSA leaks:

Charlie Rose: But has FISA court turned down any request?

Barack Obama: The — because — the — first of all, Charlie, the number of requests are surprisingly small… number one. Number two, folks don’t go with a query unless they’ve got a pretty good suspicion.

It’s kinda like, in super hero comic books, you’re never really scared when the protagonist is surrounded by bad guys because you know they’ll always survive.

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