This helpful slide – posted to Facebook by our good friend Helen Dale – explains metadata.
So much better that George Brandis’
mus, der, um, err, mum …
I suspect in Brandese that translates to “get with Team Australia or else”.
The government also needs to explain why they need our “metadata” and internet browsing histories when terrorists are announcing their crimes on Facebook, Twitter, and youtube?
Update: Apology to George Brandis – I may have misquoted him.
George Brandis: Well, I, my, my, the, what you’re viewing on the internet is not what we’re interested in —