|| Reassured yet?
||Jul. 7th, 2006 09:23 am|
Ah yes, lots of day-glo coppers standing around tube stations chatting among themselves. I can only see it as a complete bloody waste of resources.|
Still, keeps them from arresting people for offending inanimate objects.
Well, I didn't get nearly blown up today, unlike a year ago. Frankly, I'm counting that a much more successful start to the day.
I imagine a lot of people felt reassured. Perhaps falsely for the large part, but even that's better than nothing - a lot of people are going to be a touch tense today, anything that helps can't be a completely bad idea.
Terrorism is about terrifying the public. Reassuring the public therefore seems to me to be one way to fight it.