Recently, an Israeli security official was interviewed on Fox News Channel by Mike Huckabee. The official said that he has testified before Congress and offered to help with suggestions on how the American airport security system could be improved — and he clearly thought it needed a lot of improvement.
Apparently the only response he got from American security officials was a polite letter. “They didn’t tell me to go to Hell,” he said. “They were polite.”
There is no stronger indication of danger than officials who don’t want to hear what anybody else has to say, even when those who offer to help have a system that works better than ours.
Bureaucracy is going to get a lot more people killed before the CongressWeasels and their servants realize what they’re doing. Then again, I’m not sure another fatal attack will serve that purpose. None so blind…