Originally Posted by TonyR
Except the "before" version allowed terrorists to hijack 3 airplanes with box cutters. How many times has this, or anything remotely resembling this, happened since?
Eh, I gotta say, that's sounds an awful lot like the defense given by GW supporters over the years, i.e. "we haven't been attacked since 9/11, therefore the measures worked and have been worth it." All that was needed to prevent 9/11 were locks on the cockpit doors. That's it.