Why are people afraid of smart meters?

Dear editor,
Re: Smart meters and Mr. Alan Turner's letter in particular.

Dear editor,Re: Smart meters and Mr. Alan Turner’s letter in particular.I do not understand the general fear of smart meters. If they are as dangerous as some people fear, why do you think they are available in the first place?Do you people really believe Hydro wants to rot us out and put us in danger? What about mobiles, computers, and all the other newfangled electronics?To Alan Turner’s letter in particular, I have to wonder what the Jews and Moslems have to do with the smart meters?We all know by now that religion can cause lots of evil in the world and picking sides is not needed. Mr. Turner, of course, has to push his all-knowing Jewish belief, no matter what.Jutta Tschauner,Cumberland

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