9/11 was a long time ago
The Coast Guard wants to train with machine guns in the Great Lakes. The New York Times finds plenty of people who are opposed to the idea.
We live in strange times. We demand that the government connect every dot and protect us against every contingency. Then, we nitpick every step the government takes to meet these expansive demands.
Andrew McCarthy offers another example: the muted reaction to Lynne Stewart's connivance with terrorists.