Chris Christie Knew About GWB Lane Closures

The New York Times is reporting that David Wildstein, one of two Chris Christie appointees at the center of the "bridgegate" scandal, is now saying Christie knew about the GWB lane closings: The former Port Authority official who personally oversaw the lane closings on the George Washington Bridge in the scandal now swirling around Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey said on Friday that the...

Airport Security Follies, Part Eleventy-Billion

I have, with zero inside information (because none's been required to see what was plain as day regarding our nation's airport security) been warning - and mocking - for years about the nation’s substitution of “security theater” for actual safety. Unfortunately, it appears to have been even worse than we imagined, at least according to this exposé by former TSA agent Jason Edward...