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...

Doing The Wrong Things

Full (and obvious) caveats here that I am not now, nor have I ever been, a defense/national security/terrorism expert, as well as the old saw that hindsight is 20/20. But DANG, isn't there anyone with enough sense to pour piss out of a boot at TSA, or the NSC, or whatever group oversees our reaction to existing and emerging terrorist threats? Everyone talks about what a tough thing it is to get...