Heh. Hey, you really do have to laugh sometimes! It is now being reported that the NSA leaker, Edward Snowden, is bound for Ecuador and that he has requested asylum.

Ecuador’s foreign minister broke the news via a tweet: The power of Twitter!

WikiLeaks confirmed the news via Twitter as well.


As Twitchy reported, citizens on Twitter called out Snowden for his “grand tour of U.S. adversaries” and totally destroyed the hero narrative with simple questions. Now, they are having a bit of fun with asylum via Twitter:

Hmm. Perhaps President Obama should as well, instead of waiting around to read things on the news, right?

Twitter users also offer some serious reminders:

Twitchy will continue to monitor this developing story.