These things exist, they're part of the world.
If you don't want to deal with them, fine. But don't hamper other people from dealing with them.
I was interested in implements of mass destruction - from an academic point of view.
The whole idea that what is not normal should be kept secret - that's really distasteful to me.
People don't want to talk about death, just like they don't want to talk about computer security. Maybe I should have named my workstation Fear. People are so motivated by fear.
Still, if they offer me a good job under my conditions - which is that I can do anything I want- then, sure. The NSA is not going to change me.
You have this enormous network and no one knows what's out there.