Entertainment SNOWDEN - Official Trailer

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Traitor or Patriot

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  1. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    Academy Award®-winning director Oliver Stone, who brought Platoon, Born on the Fourth of July, Wall Street
    and JFK to the big screen, tackles the most important and fascinating true story of the 21st century. Snowden,
    the politically-charged, pulse-pounding thriller starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Shailene Woodley, reveals
    the incredible untold personal story of Edward Snowden, the polarizing figure who exposed shocking illegal
    surveillance activities by the NSA and became one of the most wanted men in the world. He is considered a
    hero by some, and a traitor by others. No matter which you believe, the epic story of why he did it, who he
    left behind, and how he pulled it off makes for one of the most compelling films of the year.
     
  2. DrivenByDemons

    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Gold

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    ninifunkhauser Well-Known Member

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    This.
     
  4. DrivenByDemons

    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Gold

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    I have so much to say about the snowden surveillance era but I'm too tired right now.
     
  5. Winst

    Winst Well-Known Member VIP

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    I wonder if this film will address the hardware situation supposedly created by "Snowden".

    The hardware aspect of the story doesn't usually see a whole lot of light.

    The motivations and the money.

    Follow the money.



    ..... :bigthink
     
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    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Gold

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    None of it matters though. The government knows the math is uncrackable. The effort required to brute force things they want isn't worth it. Now they just lock you up because you won't give out passwords. They always use the child porn angle too because it angers the public and they feel your rights are null and void if you're labeled a pedo. This guys entire computer was scanned and not a single trace of porn was found but they locked him up because he won't show them two of his external drives.

    http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/...7-months-for-refusing-to-decrypt-hard-drives/
     
  7. bennymuso

    bennymuso England's Finest Gold

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    What say you?
     
  8. Chief

    Chief I'm all sixes & sevens & nines Staff Member

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    Hands down a traitor.
     
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    Patriot for exposing the spying government. Too bad America didn't give a shit.
     
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    playitagainfred Well-Known Member

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    not that simple - both sides of this have done bad things in the name of good intentions
     
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    bennymuso England's Finest Gold

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    Would you give him the death penalty?
     
  12. ljc

    ljc fish sucks on the stick POTY Stern Forum Gold

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    knuckle_hedd loving life!

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    He had good intentions but the instant he ran like a pussy to Russia he became a traitor in my book..
     
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    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter. VIP

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    Attention seeking asshole.
     
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    Fuck yes.
     
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    The Snork VIP Extreme Gold

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    He's both. Patriotic act carried out in a traitorous way.
     
  17. x76

    x76 Just a crazy old hermit Gold

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    Patriot. Should have his bust on Mt. Rushmore. NOW THE MURCUN SHEEPLE WOULD WAKE THE FUCK UP AND GET RID OF THE FASCIST STATE THE US HAS BECOME SINCE 9/11 YEAH THAT WOULD BE JUST FINE MMMHMMMM
     
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    Citizen Four awesome documentary HBO
     
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    He gave up any semblance of a normal life to expose that our government was horribly violating our 4th ammendment rights.

    Yeah, he's the bad guy.
     
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    Cheri Skunk VIP

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    Traitor.