Thanks for participating. Many comments disagreed with position, however, most were well informed and helped me recognize (including yours) many flaws in my original post. As a result, I've made many changes, you may find it worth reading again. Here's the link.
http://www.dailypaul.com/277342 (Rand Paul: One person can make a difference)
http://www.StandUpForYourRights.me/?p=1264 (Fast and Furious hearing)