Saturday, August 12, 2006

Shown to Size

Here's an excellent piece from Sam Leith in today's Daily Telegraph on how overreacting to terrorist attacks - or possible terrorist attacks- is not the answer. Do we really want to live in a country where you aren't allowed to carry a paperback book and a pack of playing cards on to an aeroplane?
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/opinion/main.jhtml?xml=/opinion/2006/08/12/do1206.xml&sSheet=/opinion/2006/08/12/ixopinion



1 comment:

Lobster Blogster said...

You ask:

Do we really want to live in a country where you aren't allowed to carry a paperback book and a pack of playing cards on to an aeroplane?

I think the kind of scenario you envisage is illustrated here.