On Sat, 10 Nov 2001, Mike Linksvayer wrote:
> 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.
If I was a conspiracy nut, I'd entertain the possibility that 911
was a Reichstag Fire. But, if I was a conspiracy nut to that degree,
I would not longer be able to function constructively in society.
-- * I believe that the majority of the world's Muslims are good, * * honorable people. If you are a Muslim and want to reassure me and * * others that you are part of this good, honorable majority, all * * you need to say are nine simple words: "I OPPOSE the Wahhabi cult * * and its Jihad." *
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