Homeland Security as Security Theater Metaphor
Look at the last sentence in this article on hotel cleanliness:
"I relate this to homeland security. We are not any safer, but many people believe that we are," he said.
It's interesting to see the waste-of-money meme used so cavalierly.
Posted on June 7, 2012 at 6:15 AM
Although in this case it's as if the Hotel fired all the cleaning staff and replaced them with inspectors telling you how important cleanliness is - and then searched your bags and confiscated any UV wands
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