Monday, December 28, 2009
Obama should demand the resignation of Secretary Janet Napolitano and fire her if she refuses to resign
Official bungling led to plane attack
Examiner Editorial | December 28, 2009
Nearly 300 passengers and crew members of Northwest Airlines flight 253 came within a heartbeat of being incinerated on Christmas Day because 23-year-old Nigerian Jihadist Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab somehow smuggled explosives past sophisticated anti-terrorist security measures in Europe. That the passengers and crew members survived is because of Jasper Schuringa, a brave man from Amsterdam who prevented Abdulmutallab from detonating a bomb sewn into his underwear. The device was made of pentaerythritol tetranitrate, an explosive that has been around since before World War I. Three more factors in this near-tragedy deserve particular attention:
The system didn't work JANET!
If the system worked, Obama must want terrorists blowing up jets from sea to shining sea. Another win for Alinski/Cloward-Piven tactics.