Post 9/11 jitters remain as bureaucrats still debate airline security. Weather to arm pilots or not.
Jeeze it ought to be a no-brainier. Just look at the merchant marine and the Navy in WWII. Navel personal were deployed on to merchant men. And they were armed.
Since this is a form of piracy, over international air-space,against enemy combatants who are not citizens, posse camantatus is not applycable. It is appropriate that military guards our airline travel. Atricle 2 Section 8 calls on the navy to protect our shores from piracy.
When going out on patrol, solders were to proceed to a distinguishable landmark. When there, they were to report their position by radio. That was to ensure that if they got into trouble, our artillery could offer immediate support.
But what really happened was the enemy would open fire.
It didn't take rocket scientest to figger out what was happoning. The minuite they radioed in, artillery would rain down on them. Sometimes whipeing out an entire patrol. As soon as they radioed in, company would notify batallion, and batallion would notify corps, and so on. Until it reached the top level. Where a Russian general was in command.
In as much at the great Father has given us this year an abundant harvest of Indian corn, wheat, peas, squashes and garden vegetables, an has made the forest to abound with game and the sea with fish and clams, and inasmuch as he has protected us form the ravages of the savage, has spared us from pestilence and disease, has granted us freedom to worship God according to the dictates of our own conscience;
now I your magistrate, do proclaim that all ye Pilgrims with your wives and ye little ones, do gather all ye meeting house on ye hill between the hours of 9 and12 in the day time, on Thursday.
November ye 29th of the year of our Lord one thousand six hundred and twenty-three, and the third year since ye Pilgrims landed on ye Pilgrim Rock there to listen to ye pastor and render thanksgiving to ye Almighty God for all his blessings.
They high-five each other and call each other "gangsta."
When 95% of warrants for murder in Los Angles is for illegal aliens. 83% of warrants for murder in Phoenix AZ are for illegal aliens. 86% of warrants for murder in Albuquerque are for illegal aliens. 75% of people on the most wanted list in Los Angles, Phoenix and Albuquerque are for illegal aliens.