There is not a hint of doubt that LNG steaming into Boston Harbor on a Yemeni tanker might very well pose a terrorist danger.
Yemen is presently the terrorist capital of the world – with no real government and Al Quaeda training camps in abundance.
The case has been made by City Manager Jay Ash and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino – that allowing these deliveries to continue unfettered is to invite trouble.
They are right.
In the world we live in today, we don’t have the luxury of being wrong only once.
Once would be enough and probably forever.