Wednesday, January 23, 2008

Columbia Professor Making Bombs?

"Police stumbled upon a bomb-making factory Sunday in the home of a Columbia professor who specializes in the spread of infectious disease - and are investigating whether he and his roommate have terror ties.

Cops evacuated the Brooklyn Heights neighborhood around the Remsen St. home of Michael Clatts, a medical anthropologist, after finding seven pipe bombs fitted with fuses in his flat, police sources said.

The frightening cache was discovered almost by accident - Ivaylo Ivanov, the man living with Clatts, accidentally shot off the tip of his left index finger and sought police help in the street about 1:15 a.m..." (source)

What's really sad is this story didn't faze or shock me in the least. This story about the Professors at Princeton university pretty much sums up the state of affairs in America's institutions of higher learning where the "Blame America First crowd" gathers to teach our children the evils of free trade and capitalism.

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