Penn and Teller: BULLSHIT!

If you aren’t already watching P&T’s Bullshit, you really should. I am watching the Big Brother episode right now (I love you TiVo!), and they floored me with a throwaway line that was genius in its clarity of thought.

Bob Barr: There were cameras at the airport where the 9/11 terrorists boarded the airplanes. It didn’t stop them from doing what they did.

Penn (VO): No, Cameras can’t stop terrorists. Weapons. Civilians with weapons on the plane would have stopped the terrorists.

Joe Bob says check it out.


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  2. those rad heads would have thought twice before hijacking the plane if htere had been some firepower on that flight

  3. Vivian Louise says:

    I disagree. Now maybe, we know that they are really insane. I just don’t think that most people took them seriously before Sept. 11. They should have, we should have had flight marshalls on every single flight armed to the teeth.

  4. tj says:

    Oh goodie, another P&T fan! 🙂

    Have you seen the Recycling episode? You’ve got to if you haven’t. They claim BULLSHIT to every aspect of recycling and provide some interesting facts to back it up.