Friday, June 29, 2007
By now you know that the British stopped a car bomb full of nails from blowing up a huge nightclub celebrating "Sugar 'n' Spice," a ladies night "run by women, for women." That's the jihadis for you -- blowing up young women for having the temerity to dance.
Anyway, Expat Yank lives in London and has lots of coverage, as does Pajamas Media.
There's speculation that this (relatively sloppy, it seems) attempt may be an attempt to manipulate the new prime minister.
Interestingly, an article in the latest Eye Spy magazine discussed incidents of terrorist 'chatter' discussing the timing of an attack. The (para)phrase was 'when they change the head of the company,' and was interpreted to mean when Blair steps down.
I keep waiting to see the word "apology" in one of the headlines.
London Traffic Authority Apologizes to Enraged Commuters
LONDON -- Local traffic authorities issued heartfelt apologies to any motorists who were inconvenienced by yesterday's so-called "car bomb" in London's West End.
"It was really nothing," said officer Abdul Jahidizan. "Just youths being youths. Nothing to see here, folks...move along, move along..."
Those seeking monetary remuneration for their loss of job time and/or disruption to their spiritual well-being are welcome to call any one of the seven toll-free numbers listed below. Those wishing to lodge a legal grievance against the police for possible profiling are welcome to call any of the following sixteen toll-free numbers or visit any one of the numerous web sites listed below dedicated to preserving British society.
As we've come to know it.