Jeff Davis wrote:
> The FBI and CIA were asleep at the wheel, allowing one
> megalomaniacal cultural-extremist fanatic, born to
> self-importance and anomalous wealth, to create a
> terrorist organization with a substantial degree of
> competence. The FBI and CIA should have been watching
> and weren't. The rest of the US wasn't watching
> because it wasn't their job. The terrorists did their
> thing, caught us by surprise, scored way big in the
> category of television drama , and the US took a hit.
Or there's the possibility that the FBI and CIA weren't asleep, to
wit; the Clinton and Bush II administrations both appeared positively
disinterested in apprehending bin Laden.
-- Mike Linksvayer http://gondwanaland.com/ml/
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