"It was the best of times. It was the worst of times." And then times got worse, and worse, and worse. At least for RIM. After jumping through hoops for the Saudi Arabian government, and then doing the same in India, South Africa has decided to get in on the fun and ask for access to BBM messages. The government's reasoning was security-related, of course, but also had to do with the fact that UK has plans to do the same.