News Edward Snowden signs up to Twitter

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  1. dawg

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    Fugitive US intelligence worker Edward Snowden has signed up to Twitter from exile in Russia.

    His first tweet, “Can you hear me now?” was re-tweeted 25,000 times in an hour.

    He got 171 thousand followers in less than an hour but is following only one account himself – his former employer, the US National Security Agency.


    http://www.chron.com/business/techn...joins-Twitter-and-follows-the-NSA-6537772.php
     
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    @GaryPuppet Any thoughts on this? Have you welcomed him to the twittersphere yet?!?!
     
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    Wonder if he knows about Beth's new book with him being in Russia and all.
     
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    "I have more Twitter followers then Edward Shnowden, Robin. Only people with nothing going on in their livesh would follow him. Shauce on shide! It's the besht!"
     
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    Should be interesting
     
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    171,000 followers in less than an hour? That is more real followers than Howard and Beth have combined.
     
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    He will be dead of a "heart attack or automobile accident" two years after Obama leaves. I'm surprised he hasn't had a CIA "accident" by now

    The U.S. governement is gonna kill this guy, he exposed a ton of sensitive things that got people directly or indirectly killed. They won't forget or forgive that. Look for the special ops to handle this issue
     
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    think he's bored yet?
     
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    Hope he is behind 30 VPNS

    He is an American hero
     
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    How are we supposed to feel about this guy again?
     
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    Proud

    at least I am.
     
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    Yeah. Still not sure.
     
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    Good luck with that.[​IMG]


    All Snowden did was expose constitutional violations.
     
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    From wikipedia
    "In April 2015 the Henry Jackson Society, a British neoconservativethink tank, published a report claiming that Snowden's intelligence leaks negatively impacted Britain's ability to fight terrorism and organized crime"

    The dude did tons of harm. He leaked how we survey the enemy and listen causing them to change their habits
    He may not of given away the codes to our nuke program but he made us redo a lot of our techniques and that exposed people and cost tons of money

    He isn't a hero in my book
     
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    I watched the recent documentary on him and it seems he only wanted to do the right thing.
    His twitter posts so far are pretty good
     
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    Get him on the ISDN line. CIA will be at Arties house
     
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    Hate him, he's a douche.
     
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    He recently did Neil Degrasse Tyson's podcast. It's a 2 part-er, very good.
     
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