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Bombs Designed To Fail In Mid-Air

Security officials say

Sophisticated bombs contained in packages sent from Yemen were designed to explode in the air and bring down the cargo planes carrying them, the government confirmed.

Intelligence experts believe the use of the devices, contained in printer cartridges on board two Chicago-bound cargo planes, represents a shift in terrorist tactics to commercial targets.

Yeah, they were addressed to synagogues to avoid attention by all parties involved, instead of bin Laden releasing a tape. That’s the benefit of using a Nokia phone, pressure sensitive cameras. Or something.

Maybe we ought to fire up the war dialers and speed the search.

This thing hasn’t passed the smell test from day one.