During his Nightly News interview with Brian Williams, Edward Snowden made an alarming and damning admission. “I’m watching a show right now about surveillance called The Wire,” he said, before alienating his David Simon-loving audience. “I’m really enjoying it… Second season’s not so great.”
And this man dares to call himself a patriot and/or not a traitor?? Though when you think about it, pop culture doesn’t seem to favor the National Security Agency–or any government bureau–too highly. Click through our slide show to look at some programs that might be more up Mr. Snowden’s alley.