Well done, NSA. You’re turning our allies against us

Der Spiegel is on of the biggest publications in the EU. Their cover shows what the world thinks about the NSA. Sec. of State Kerry’s comment that the US understands the outrage (but won’t do anything to stop the spying except ‘review’ it) is so lame, it’s embarassing.

Edward Snowden’s leaks could derail a $300 billion trans-Atlantic trade deal

Germany is furious about NSA spying in their country, and now favors privacy rules in a huge investment pact between the US and EU. This could derail the entire agreement.