Six years after the terrorist attacks of 2001, airport security remains a theater of the absurd. The changes put in place following the September 11th catastrophe have been drastic, and largely of two kinds: those practical and effective, and those irrational, wasteful and pointless.
I am writing you with much concern after having read of your hearing to decide whether the alternative theory of Intelligent Design should be taught along with the theory of Evolution. Let us remember that there are multiple theories of Intelligent Design.
Former prime minister Benazir Bhutto was assassinated today in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, just two weeks before her party was expected to do extremely well in national elections. But it’s quite possible that Bhutto’s assassination will also end the political career of Pakistani dictator Pervez Musharraf.