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Unformatted text preview: small hidden quantities of explosives like those used in the two cases above. These quantities are so low that even if they had gone off, the most damage would have been to the person carrying the explosive. The shoe bomber would have most likely only blown his foot off and if lucky made a small hole in the airplane causing the cabin pressure to drop. The person sitting next to him might have been injured, but that would be it. The same applies to the underwear bomber. Therefore, the scanners are not needed for what their purpose is....
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This note was uploaded on 02/05/2012 for the course ENGLISH 101 taught by Professor Mills during the Spring '11 term at CSU Pueblo.
- Spring '11