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The more I read about potential bombings, the more I think that our attention is trying to be drawn away from other events. Like what really happened on 9/11.
Originally posted by grimreaper797
Why don't they wait a bit longer when they have the explosives and such? More evidence that they were actually going to do it.
They said the plot was still in the planning stage and that those involved had not done any reconnaissance or obtained weapons. An FBI official said none of the suspects had ever been in the United States
The newspaper said the intent was to flood the Wall Street financial district, but experts said such a blast would not have flooded areas above the water level. Wall Street is some two miles from the tunnel, which is dug under bedrock and reinforced with concrete and steel.
The plot was uncovered by monitoring Internet chat rooms,
Originally posted by ThatsJustWeird
I can't recall any of these stops ever helping any politician or political party out significantly enough to be used as a "tactic."
Originally posted by df1
What voters of both parties forget is that when the democrats come to power again they will not repeal the "patriot act", instead they will use this expanded government power to counter issues that republicans support. Of course when that happens the republican political base will be whining about governnment intrustion like the democrats are today.
Originally posted by Implosion
US says foreign-based plot to bomb New York foiled
It was the second recent domestic threat authorities have said they broke up
in the early stages, following the arrest of seven people last month on the
suspicion of a plan to attack Sears Tower in Chicago.
One official described that plot as being 'more aspirational than operational'.