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The 7 Strangest Records People Requested From The NSA

A Freedom of Information Act request for everyone else's Freedom of Information Act requests show people were looking for some strange things in the second quarter of 2013.

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7. "Any document containing the word 'mindcontrol' dating back to 1 Jan. 2000"

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5. "Materials on molecular ozone devices that are engineered by NSA Freemasons"

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4. "Records relating to NSA's mind reading programs"

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3. "records pertaining to Michael Mahon Hastings"

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2. "Copies of any records pertaining to the show 'Burn Notice'"

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1. "Information on Uncle Sam; if he is Uncle Sam"

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Andrew Kaczynski is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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