Random commentary and senseless acts of blogging.
The first Republican president once said, "While the people retain their virtue and their vigilance, no administration by any extreme of wickedness or folly can seriously injure the government in the short space of four years." If Mr. Lincoln could see what's happened in these last three-and-a-half years, he might hedge a little on that statement.
Prisoners of Azkaban
Wednesday, February 12, 2003
Sleep Well, America!
After a tough beginning, Tom Ridge and his staff are now clearly on top of the Homeland Security sitution, as shown recently by CNN:
Duct tape sales rise amid terror fears
Americans have apparently heeded the U.S. government's advice to prepare for terror attacks, emptying hardware store shelves of duct tape.
On Tuesday, less than 24 hours after U.S. Fire Administrator David Paulison described a list of useful items, stores in the greater Washington, D.C. area reported a surge in sales of plastic sheeting, duct tape, and other emergency items.
This blog has now obtained exclusive photos of the crack team of newly-installed experts who are finally taking the vital actions needed to protect our country through duct tape: