July 15, 2005
Chertoff to City: Drop Dead
Yes, Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff really said this:
"The truth of the matter is, a fully loaded airplane with jet fuel, a commercial airliner, has the capacity to kill 3,000 people. A bomb in a subway car may kill 30 people. When you start to think about your priorities, you're going to think about making sure you don't have a catastrophic thing first."Chimpy sure knows how to pick 'em...