Posts Tagged ‘Homeland Security’

What is Our Greatest Weapon Against Exploding Underwear?

Monday, December 28th, 2009

I could not resist that title after learning the terrorist aboard the flight to Detroit had the bomb ingredients sewn in his underpants. Growing up with all brothers, exploding underwear has an entirely different meaning, but this is now serious business. What happened on this flight is the key to stopping future terrorist attacks. Everyone today is saying that our security failed, I say just the opposite. (more…)

Should we abolish the Homeland Security Department?

Friday, September 18th, 2009

Yes! After 9/11 I was shocked that 11 days after that horrific event the best our government could come up with in response was a new department. We had 17+ agencies at the time tasked with keeping intelligence on our enemies and protecting American citizens. They failed us and the best we could do was create another bureaucracy? 8 years have passed and it is time to evaluate. (more…)