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      08-10-2006, 07:22 PM   #1
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Thumbs down Another Bomb Plot

i just saw this. i think its new. good thing they never got to execute the plan. i hope it stops right here. i just hope.

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/14278216/
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and they raised the threat level to red in the UK and orange in the US
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this is what we get for war
Yea, because there was no such thing as terrorism before the war.
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      08-10-2006, 10:43 PM   #6
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Welcome to WWIII. Sorry to say, but true.
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and we're taking a plane up north on saturday, delta sent us an email saying to expect delays,
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ohhh come on
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      08-10-2006, 11:31 PM   #9
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Welcome to WWIII. Sorry to say, but true.

Not even close.
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      08-11-2006, 12:24 AM   #10
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another reason I don't watch the news. While it's important to be informed it's another thing to saturate your mind with hysteria.
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      08-11-2006, 01:23 AM   #11
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I am flying to the UK in a couploe of weeks, what a pain in he a$$ all this security is going to be
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another reason I don't watch the news. While it's important to be informed it's another thing to saturate your mind with hysteria.
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This is the only news in the UK at the moment ...

My parents are supposed to fly to the USA from Heathrow this afternoon - don't know when they will get there now as although the flights are running there are huge delays due to increased security.

Judging by the stories the increased security is well worth it.

The interesting part is that the majority of those arrested are British born. Lots of stuff on the radio here at the moment from Muslims in America saying that British Muslims are less integrated than they are.

Things like Iraq and the situation in the Middle East add fuel to the fire, but this sort of thing is just crazy - I can't imagine how anyone could consider doing this ....

But ... it will continue to screw up relations between Muslims and the wider community ...
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blah blah blah...if you fly, deal with it and let the airline security folks do their job. I am sure they can improve their security process but this is the best they can do at the moment. On the flip side, if another plane blows up due to terrorist, the same folks who complain about the long wait probably blast the security folks for not doing enough. So zip it up folks.
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OH MY GOD!!! Somebody call Homeland Security.
If they get in - I'm going to come over as an illegal immigrant
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I can't imagine how anyone could consider doing this ....
Anything is possible with money, greed, and brainwashed folks...
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Hey so are these new rules gonna be implemented permantely?? Or is the banning of liquids only for the next couple days..etc...

Im leaving aug 31, and i'd hate to not be able to bring my shampoo, toothpaste, hair supplies. I know i shouldnt be selfish because they are doing it to protect us, but lil ol me wants my damn hair supplies!
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Hey so are these new rules gonna be implemented permantely?? Or is the banning of liquids only for the next couple days..etc...

Im leaving aug 31, and i'd hate to not be able to bring my shampoo, toothpaste, hair supplies. I know i shouldnt be selfish because they are doing it to protect us, but lil ol me wants my damn hair supplies!
the rules are probably permanent but they only apply to carry on baggage.
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You're thinking in terms of conventional war (WWII). This is different. Let history be the judge.
True! This is not a conventional war and we shall see how this plays out. I only see it as a beginning of a long conflict with the middle east. I hope I'm wrong!
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the rules are probably permanent but they only apply to carry on baggage.
Exactly! Just carry what you need and nothing more on the plane. Whatever is in your baggage will be fine.
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