Above Top Secret forum always goes between far out conspiracy theories or mundane subjects.
Rarely are they put together to form the big picture.
If one is targeted then these permissions on a smartphone would of course be worrisome. Yet on such a forum dealing in this subject matter doesn't even consider such a thing.
So much for being realistic about the world of 'top secret'.
Keeping things compartmentalized is a tactic also.
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