Only a day after a massive, sustained and widespread outcry on the bloggy right about the DHS convening a study to worry about right-wing extremism, we get news of illegal and excessive wire-tapping under Bush. Not a single right-wing blog I can find via Memeorandum has commented. If you think the right is sincerely concerned about civil liberties for all in this country, this is not encouraging. But let's not lose all hope. I'll post any comments on conservative blogs or sites protesting excessive surveillance of US citizens when the Republicans were in power.