Passengers help foil attack on Detroit-bound plane
Dec 26, 8:49 AM (ET)
By JIM IRWIN
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ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) – An attempted terrorist attack on a Christmas Day flight began with a pop and a puff of smoke – sending passengers scrambling to subdue a Nigerian man who claimed to be acting on orders from al-Qaida to blow up the airliner, officials and travelers said.
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One thing is new — passenger docility.
The days when passengers would sit idly like sheep and let terrorists act with impunity.
And, how did the explosive get on board?
Yes, security theater!
See it’s all about fooling the traveling public into complacency. And giving job to people who will vote the “correct” way.
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