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Was it something he said? Weekly Standard writer placed on terror watch list

You might have heard that the spy bureaucracy's terror watch lists are bloated and full of non-terrorists. That's because the government has extremely low standards for designating people terror suspects, and putting them on counterproductive and discriminatory lists. Former Senator Ted Kennedy once found himself on a no-fly list. Actor Mark Ruffalo was placed on a terror list, too.

The latest public figure to discover he's been ensnared in the ridiculous watch listing system is Weekly Standard writer and Fox News contributor Stephen Hayes.

Maybe it was something he tweeted.

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