However, in a country with a government that has told us that the
All I can say to our president and thief is:
HA HA HA!
While police are calling this bomb a pipe-bomb, because it has gunpowder in a metal
container, the people from my generation would call this a can grenade.
By Sewell Chan
Police officers, one of them in a hazardous-materials suit, examined the military recruiting station in
Latest Update, 2:15 p.m. | The police said the explosive device involved in the Times Square blast this morning was “roughly similar” to the devices used in two earlier bombings at foreign consulates in Manhattan, in 2005 and 2007, Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly said at an afternoon news conference. The device had been placed in an ammunition box like the kind that can be bought at a military supply store. Officials said that in today’s attack, a man bundled in a gray hooded jacket or sweatshirt was seen riding a bicycle around the recruiting station moments before the explosion. Subways and traffic are running normally through