Edward Snowden and the NSA debate seem to have lost some significant momentum on Twitter in light of the current discussion about what the US will or won’t be doing about the situation in Syria.

Business Insider noticed that Syria Tensions Have Knocked The NSA Spying Scandal Completely Off The Radar, and provides this handy chart to illustrate (visit the Business Insider link to view the chart full size).

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Given that Obama just suddenly decided to seek congressional authorization, Secretary of State John Kerry is now set to make the rounds on five Sunday talk shows, and UN inspectors say analysis of samples collected in Syria may take up to three weeks, it’s likely that Snowden and the NSA debate may have a hard time staying on the radar.