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Underwear Bomber's Misguided Tribute is Bottom Drawer
Suicide bombing is not only cowardly, cruel and demented, but now also pathetic.
Obama's White House quickly released an informal statement stating, "We had no specific, credible information about active terrorist plots timed to coincide with the anniversary [of the terrorist's death] and reiterate that this device never represented a threat to the public."
According to Associated Press reports, the CIA seized the explosive, a version of the device used in the failed Christmas 2009 plan to bring down a commercial plane over Detroit. The new device, however, had certain improvements--
The bomb was seized by the CIA before the bomber had even chosen a target or acquired a plane ticket. No specific details on how or where the seizure occurred was available at press time.
If it can be said that a man is defined by the dignity of the gestures made in his honor, perhaps an underwear device qualifies as a fitting statement in this case.
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Page Updated Last on: May 10, 2012