Friday, January 23

On bogus threat levels...

I fly every few weeks now and for the last who knows how long the threat level has been orange which supposedly represents a "high" threat of a terrorist attack.

to which Steve Mirsky in his regular column in Scientific American has this great retort:

Here’s how you know that the terrorist threat isn’t really high: the airport is still open, and your flight hasn’t been canceled.

Read the whole column here


Post a Comment

<< Home