The Swiss Cheese Defense Strategy
More from Tom Tomorrow: The INS policy of fingerprinting visitors from selected middle eastern nations is another example of missing the point. Nando Times quotes an INS spokesman as saying, "The terrorists were able to exploit what they perceived as weaknesses. We can make sure that won't happen again."
Just thinking out loud here, but if you wanted to prevent what happened last year from happening again, wouldn't you put Saudi Arabia on the list? After all, 15 of the 19 hijackers were Saudis.