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‘Sofðu unga ástin mín’ This one is for Edward Snowden future Icelandic saga hero

June 22, 2013

Sofðu unga ástin mín

Gudrun Ingimars Sofdu unga ástin mín Icelandic Folksong

Another version

As I wrote last Midsummer:

Rannveig Sif Sigurdardottir has a beautiful voice and sings the traditional Icelandic lullaby Sofdu unga astin min.

Since then Edward Snowden has emerged as a potential new addition to the Icelandic heroes of old. Surely a saga is brewing from the North.

Bambi learns how to speak Icelandic, learn along!

Common Phrases in Icelandic Language : Simple Greetings in Icelandic

Iceland Midsummer.

Althing at Thingvellir, Iceland (English)

Althing is opposite of NSA, DOJ, Eastern District of Virginia forum shopping for harsh judges. Just the fact that the case is to be heard in the Eastern District of Virginia for a crime alleged to happen in Hawaii shows it is political and that it is intended to deny Edward Snowden a fair trial.

“Ex-NSA official on Snowden and the U.S. spy leviathan ” Thomas Drake

Back to Althing. Asylum for Edward Snowden.

Þingvellir – June 14 2010 (Iceland)

Á Sprengisandi (At Sprengisandur) – Icelandic folk song by Bergþór Pálsson

Olafur Vignir Sigurvinsson is the businessman trying to help bring Edward Snowden to Iceland.

Birgitta Jónsdóttir is a member of the Althing. Her webpage:

She is trying to help Edward Snowden get asylum in Iceland.

Next Midsummer, Edward Snowden will be in Iceland, hopefully at Thingvellir. Edward Snowden part of the Pantheon of Icelandic Heroes. They are part of why we have freedom and democracy today. Edward Snowden is their heir.

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