February 10, 2013
The Department of Homeland Security(DHS) and its stated goal is to prepare for, prevent, and respond to domestic emergencies, particularly terrorism. DHS also is tasked with, the border enforcement functions of the INS, including the U.S. Border Patrol, the U.S. Customs Service. The DHS has nearly 250,000 employees and yet they have to expand their […]
January 9, 2010
A great video perspective on the attempted Christmas Day Terrorist attack against NWA 253.
January 5, 2010
It has been a bit over a week since Northwest Airlines Flight 253 en route from the Netherlands, to Metro Airport in Detroit, Michigan, was targeted in a failed al-Qaeda bombing attempt on Christmas Day, December 25, 2009. Since that time there has been lots of handwringing, posturing and platitudinous statements made by Senators as […]
December 27, 2009
Janet Napolitano, arrogant, incompetent, inept, and someone who is lacking the qualities needed for effective action, for her position, as Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security. Given the news coverage of Northwest flight 253 from Amsterdam to Detroit, Secretary Napolitano follows up with an amazing statement. As I overheard, via the Internet, word fail […]