Comment: On second thought - I'll throw Germany back into the mix

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On second thought - I'll throw Germany back into the mix

And France too.

The German people, especially East Germans, have suffered under a citizen monitoring regime like this one. There is deep cultural antipathy towards this kind of invasive, heavy handed government. France too was occupied by the Nazis.

Not to mention the latest scandal with the US eavesdropping on EU countries. And the growing worldwide disgust with the US government.

When a little David stands up, it encourages other Davids to stand up.

Thinks look a little bleak for Snowden now, but the darkest hour is right before the dawn.

To be mean is never excusable, but there is some merit in knowing that one is; the most irreparable of vices is to do evil out of stupidity. - C.B.