THE GABBLER

Edward Snowden

Monday, February 10th, 2014

The Olympic Opening Ceremony That Never Was

This past Friday, the world was wowed by the Sochi Olympic Opening Ceremonies, complete with a police choir performing “Get Lucky,” a little girl reciting an alphabetized account of Russian history, and only four of five snowflakes opening up into the Olympic rings (woopsy). There were several proposals, though, that didn’t make the final cut.

Monday, January 20th, 2014

Edward Snowden: Dreamboat or Benedict Arnold?

  Recently, a New York Times editorial calling for clemency in the case of Edward Snowden reignited the debate over whether or not the United States should continue in its attempts to extradite him so that he can stand...

Friday, July 12th, 2013

National Security Apparatus

Friday, June 28th, 2013

Spy Vs. Spy

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

Snowd-In

SNOWD-IN (snoʊd ɪn): to be stuck in hiding due to publicly speaking out against corruption or wrongdoing. Or, just stuck inside due to bad weather. Origin: Edward Snowden, the NSA and PRISM whistleblower, currently in hiding in Hong Kong. “Where’s Jim?” “Uh-oh....