Archive for January 14th, 2008

Dumb Move of the Day

You have to just kind of shake your head in wonder at Brian Childs, the Minnesota resident who used one-hundred pounds of binary explosive to destroy a dump truck on his property this weekend – about a mile from a nuclear power plant. Despite the involvement of the FBI, BATF, and NRC, it looks like everything he did was perfectly legal. The only imminent charges, if any, may have to do with how the “tannerite” binary explosive was shipped…

Setting off bombs near nuclear power plants (with .50-caliber rifles, natch): excellent way to wind up on a no-fly list, eh?

Published in: 'D' for 'Dumb', General | on January 14th, 2008 | Comments Off on Dumb Move of the Day