Forget all the excuses and denials and "intelligence" failures. Those who
tell us there is nothing we could have done to prevent 9-11 is either
ignorant or a conspirator. Had the FAA and the Airlines (read $$$) enforced
their own rules, 9-11 would have just been another day. Simple rule, easy to
enforce right? Right.
But you see, we have to blame "non-entities" and "things" (like
intelligence) which cannot be sued. If we were allowed to blame the airlines
because they failed enforce their own rules which were obviously designed to
protect us, the airline would be bankrupted. And as Americans, well, we
just couldn't allow that to happen now could we.
Prior to 9-11, FAA rules prohibited taking box cutters onto commercial