Big BOSS Meets Big Brother: Ted Rall, Biometric Optical Surveillance System (cartoon)

What’s scarier? Big Brother or Big BOSS — the Biometric Optical Surveillance System (BOSS) facial recognition system as planned by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. About this, our Ted Rall, the famed political cartoonist, has something to say. Comic. — What’s to say about the Department of Homeland Security’s Biometric Optical Surveillance System (BOSS)? Maybe Big Boss is the new Big Brother. Or is that the other way around? Well, whatever. The below-syndicated comic by our award-winning political cartoonist and columnist Ted Rall says it all.


For, I’m Ted Rall.

Based in Boston, Ted Rall is a nationally-syndicated columnist, editorial cartoonist and war correspondent who specializes in Afghanistan and Central Asia. The author of 17 books, most-recently published The Book of Obama: How We Went From Hope and Change to the Age of Revolt, Rall is twice the winner of the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award and is a Pulitzer Prize finalist. Follow him @TedRall, check out his Facebook fan page and definitely follow his Google+ stream here. Ted’s upcoming book After We Kill You, We Will Welcome You As Honored Guests: Unembedded in Afghanistan is due out in 2014.

1 Comment

  • Wait for next Snowden coming out from homeland. There more to it than you want
    To know.