Just when you think the…

Just when you think the FBI can’t get stupider

A few days ago the FBI sent a bulletin to 18,000 law enforcement agencies warning them to watch out for possible terrorists  carrying – almanacs. Yes, almanacs. 

Now this. A FBI screw up was behind Air France flight cancellations. There never was a terror risk.

But a French official now says six cases of mistaken identity were the reason a half-dozen Air France flights between Paris and Los Angeles were canceled last week.

U-S officials had told French counterparts that al-Qaida operatives might try to board the planes before Christmas.

Officials say errors in spelling and transcription of Arabic named played a role in the mix-up. One of the names on the list provided by the FBI turned out to be that of a five-year-old child.

Feel safer now? I didn’t think so…