Quote Originally Posted by MaggieD View Post
Snowden granted 1-year asylum in Russia, leaves airport (PHOTOS) ? RT News

What is the up side to Russia to grant asylum to Snowden?
They get to slap the U.S. around rhetorically while debriefing Snowden at length to find out everything he can tell them. Those of you who think this guy is some kind of hero falling on his sword are hard pressed to explain why he would out stuff that even you wouldn't find unconstitutional, but is simply something he can do to screw with national security. Now he's enabling Putin Enjoy.