Yesterday Janet Napolitano was saying that the Christmas pantybomber failed because “the system worked.”
Today she’s had an Emily Litella moment:
Napolitano Reverses Course, Says Air Security Did NOT Work
In an interview Monday on NBC’s Today Show, Napolitano said her words in Sunday’s CNN interview had been “taken out of context.”
No, they weren’t. Go watch the video of yesterday’s interview.
She said the comment referred to the reaction in the 60-90 minutes after the suspect attempted to blow up the plane. Up until that point, did the system fail miserably, Matt Lauer asked. “It did,” she responded.
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