From Nick P. at Black Sun Gazette:

Perhaps I’m just used to looking for such things, but the narrative being crafted regarding Christmas’ plot to blow up an airplane is highly suspect.

My first feelings of uneasiness came after it was reported that the Nigerian man who tried to blow up a plane on Christmas Day was tied to Yemen. Pretty fucking convenient considering that both rhetoric and action against Yemen have been ratcheted up in the last couple of weeks.

As the story continues to unfold, there are increasing reasons to question the official story.

Nate Silver, who in the past has put the mainstream media to shame with his statistical predictions of election results, writes on his site, FiveThirtyEight.com: Not going to do any editorializing here;…