|Intercepted by NSA - omg... they know. hide the weed. (Photo/Getty Images)|
To the shock of no one, we've been spying on our friends.
Bugged the German Chancellor, an action that offends
All the European leaders... Don't forget Brazil.
NSA may keep us safe, but this is overkill.
Edward Snowden told the world how much our country spies,
Putting an enormous strain on diplomatic ties.
Lucky us - recovery in Europe's not robust -
They need us despite the evidence of our mistrust.
Doesn't make us popular, however... Not at all.
France's President has said we've got a lot of gall.
We don't have that many allies; those we've got are mad.
Fallout from these revelations has been very bad.
Brussels has been buzzing; we have angered all our friends.
They have got a right to be. We have to make amends.
President must put a stop to this. He said he would...
Learned that just because you can does not mean that you should.