In view of the shocking, scary revelations about invasions of privacy and abuses of power by the IRS, NSA, FBI, EPA, Department of Justice, and other government agencies: It occurs to me that this is exactly what people get when they want government to become Santa Claus:
"He sees you when you're
"He knows when you're awake.
"He knows if you've been bad or
"So be good for goodness sake.
"You better watch out..."
Be careful what you wish for, people.