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Well, folks, it looks like we have another one of those typical Bush heckofjobs still in office.  A holdover from the Bush Administration had skiing plans the day after the attempted underwear bomber attack.  The official, Michael Leiter, did not find it necessary to cancel or shorten his vacation.

Director of the National Counterterrorism Center Michael Leiter didn't cut short a ski trip until several days after alleged Nigerian attempted bomber Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab tried to destroy a commercial jetliner en route to Detroit Christmas day, veteran New York Daily News intelligence correspondent James Meek reports Thursday.

Citing two intelligence officials grousing about Leiter's continued vacation, Meek says the top counterterror boss declined to cut short his snow-struck holiday.

With heckofjobs like this, why not put a terrorist in charge of our national security?

What other horrors are we go learn about when President Obama releases the Christmas Day Bomber Report, I wonder?  I am almost afraid to even go there.


Since the sources I used for this post (Raw Story and New York Daily News) have been questioned, I've included the link to ABC News provided below by Deep Harm.

Originally posted to Libby Shaw on Thu Jan 07, 2010 at 11:32 AM PST.

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