He is in a damned if you do, damned if you don't situation. If he doesn't have them prepared then he is not doing his job. If he does have them prepared, it looks like he is spilling the beans early and provoking violence.
I live about an hour from there and we are watching closely. I fly in and out of Lambert about 4 times a month so this affects me for work.
No one is going to win in this. I predict more bloodshed before it's over and in the end who is that really helping?