Tuesday, July 19, 2005

The war on crystal balls

June Report Led Britain to Lower Its Terror Alert:

On the day after the attacks, for example, Home Secretary Charles Clarke was asked about the lowered threat assessment on BBC radio, and replied, "Obviously, it was wrong." Mr. Clarke said the threat level had already been increased, adding, "The fact is, we need to try to get this right."

It's too easy, you can't ever hope to stop it.