7 Suspects Held in British Bomb Attempts and The UK is in red alert; in the USA, the Fort Dix Six will go on trial in October, while some presidential wannabes want you to think that the “war on terror” has been reduced to a bumper-sticker slogan.
Terror is not just big spectacular events. Terror can also be a series of events specifically designed to wear you down.
It’s like Israeli bus bombings: there was no spectacular events, it kills a few at a time, injures many more… and we’re concentrating on terror of the spectacular variety.
Dymphna and Baron Bodissey of Gates of Vienna weren’t able to make it because of a last-moment problem with their telephone lines, so we’ll have to reschedule.