TRACES OF TERRORISM - THE WARNINGS - TRACES OF TERRORISM - THE WARNINGS - F.B.I. Knew for Years About Terror Pilot Training - NYTimes.com
And again, existing intelligence and laws would have sufficed to prevent the event. No Patriot Act needed, had the govt been paying attention and taken advantage of what was already allowed.
The "no one could have conceived of using jets as weapons" is SOOO much bull****. During the cold war, FOIA docyments revealed a tentative plan to disguise military aircraft as civilian to fake a hijacking by Cuba. Rejected because they decided the media would see through the ruse, NOT because it was "wrong" in any way. (I can link you to that too, if you like. Got the first one on the first page on Google.
Anyone wondering what I'm talking about start here:
The Psychology of Persuasion
By the way it won't matter who I vote for in the TX primary as this state will vote for the Republican candidate regardless of who it is. Obama will lose TX by 3 million votes.
Last edited by Conservative; 09-08-11 at 07:10 PM.