PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

You know, had that plane that invaded DC airspace been carrying chemical or biological weapons, or a dirty bomb, having everyone running through the streets is *really* a bad idea. Joel Achenbach chimes on on the culture of fear.

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