Why do we do this when you know I am not a terrorist, and you know I know you know I am not a terrorist? Why this costly and harassing kabuki when we both know the facts, and would agree that all this harassment is the government's way of showing "fairness," of showing that it will equally humiliate anyone in order to show its high-mindedness and sense of justice? Our politicians congratulate themselves on this as we stand in line.
Friday, April 25, 2008
Calling A Spade A Spade
The indomitable Peggy Noonan, on the Transportation Security Administration and airport "security" checks: