Freedom, treason, and the dark at the end of the tunnel: a rant

The Guardian recently floated the idea that NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowdon should be given a pardon. The Dutch newspaper De Volkskrant takes this modest and sensible idea further, and suggests a statue:¬†http://watchingamerica.com/News/229314/edward-snowden-deserves-a-statue/. Like all Presidents, Mr. Obama has learned to pay lachrymose, utterly insincere homage to America's freedom; Mr. Snowdon has, at one brave stroke, …