Some NYC commuters having a hissy-fit over the possibility of being searched before riding the urine-soaked NYC subway system.
I think it’s a great idea – on two conditions.
First, racial/ethnic profiling must take place – no searches of old jewish women with walkers. The vast majority of search targets must be middle-eastern looking males. That’s what should be going on in the airports and that’s what should take place in the subways of NYC.
Next, search everyone wearing one of these shirts:
In other good news on this good news Friday, London police shoot and kill bombing suspect at London subway station.
The man died after being shot by officers at the Stockwell subway station in south London, police said.
Passengers said a man, described as South Asian, ran onto a train at Stockwell station in south London. Witnesses said police chased him, he tripped, and police then shot him.
“They pushed him onto the floor and unloaded five shots into him. He’s dead,” witness Mark Whitby told the British Broadcasting Corp. “He looked like a cornered fox. He looked petrified.”
Wait a damn minute. I didn’t think British cops carried guns. I thought they were only allowed to carry those night-stick looking things.