The video below looks very familiar. We’ve watched that scene a hundred times before. But those running and screaming people were filmed Monday, not more than seven years years ago on 9/11.
As our Morning Bell noted yesterday, a casual flippance marks the tone of the administration’s approach to national security. They act like we do not live in a dangerous world–or perhaps they have forgotten that we do.
It’s clear from the video that at least a few New Yorkers in lower Manhattan have not forgotten. The American Spectator magazine is calling for a flight manifest of the aircraft that rattled downtown windows. They’re not alone in wanting to know who delighted in a joy-ride over Manhattan in the President’s plane at the expense of thousands of New Yorkers’ nerves and emotions.