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Why didn't they plan for a big pink elephant dropping in from space and eating people ?
I guess this thead does prove that some ATSers have no imagination and absolutely of sense of humour,
Button said, but given the national climate, he wanted to steer clear of former themes like a mass school shooting. Source
Originally posted by ajay59
Well I guess I just didn't realize that TAX dollars did not pay for either local or federal agencies. I was not aware that municipal agencies jerked their pay off the money tree. I see absolutely no reason to fund agencies like Homeland Security to come in after an attack has occurred when an armed citizenry can handle the problem on the spot when it occurs!edit on 6-3-2013 by ajay59 because: to amend
Also, I think it is possible that there was no federal tax money EARMARKED for this exercise, but instead the money may have come out of the general funds of the local agencies involved. Sure -- those general funds include tax money, but it wasn't money that was necessarily budgeted and earmarked from taxes.