Re: Fwd: (Al) Chemists On A Plane...
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Jo Ann Schwartz
> Via the always amusing Pitch...
> > FYI--From The Register via The Progressive Review Undernews, another
> > account describing the more or less actual process of preparing a
> > explosive on an airliner in flight. It begins with an informativemixing of
> > discussion of *Hollywood* science. Highly recommended!
> > Let me quote the conclusion first:
> > <<So the fabled binary liquid explosive - that is, the sudden
> > hydrogen peroxide and acetone with sulfuric acid to create aplane-killing
> > explosion, is out of the question.>>been
> > So it seems that--as I've been feeling these past few days--we've
> > watching too much McGuyver and not enough basic Chem 101 filmstrips.Loki's post
> > This so-called *plot* is just agit-prop aimed at things like
> > suggested--diverting public attention from various political events.terrorists
> > Let me add, as an aside, that reports say that the the so-called
> > did not have airline tickets, passports, or the other things thatjust how they
> > international air travellers need to fly. Leaving the puzzle of
> > intended to get on the planes. [Ah, yes, by (al)chemy!]Nice one Jo!
> > <<Mass murder in the skies: was the plot feasible?>>
> > <<Let's whip up some TATP and find out>>
> > By Thomas C Greene in Washington
> > http://www.theregister.com/2006/08/17/flying_toilet_terror_labs/
You know, I'm starting to see big election signs popping up on the
road around here, so the timing for this kind of fear-injection is
right on que, along with movies Like "snakes on a plane" and the
constant drumming of the leading bleadings on the "FAIR AND BALANCED"
corporate cloning talking head machines...
Musing Mel Brooks as Yogurt..."what a world...what a world...."
> *****Cheney delenda est!*****