Why Failing To Blow Up Your Underpants Is A Big Success

Here’s another piece I wrote for our wonderful Current Intelligence magazine:

Al Qaeda “is becoming more opportunistic, using fewer operatives and dramatically shrinking the amount of planning and preparation that goes into an attack.”  That’s the message coming out of Washington, according to a recent article in the LA Times. It cites as examples the Detroit underpants bomber and the suicide attack at the CIA base in Khowst province, Afghanistan.

Read the rest here…

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