Sunday, June 18, 2006

Which is precisely why

Darth Chertoff was right to cut DHS spending to NYC by 40%*:

U.S. officials received intelligence that al-Qaida operatives had been 45 days away from releasing a deadly gas into the city's subways when the plan was called off by Osama bin Laden's deputy in 2003 . . .

New York City. Not much of a target.

rest of the depressing story here.

*[/wingnut logic]