Death By Media; Odor Bomb
garethb2 at EARTHLINK.NET
Mon Jan 7 20:17:47 UTC 2002
Dang, Barry beat me to "odor bomb." Heard it on CNN this morning. Hadn't
heard "stink tank."
Bapopik at AOL.COM wrote:
> DEATH BY MEDIA--The headline of John Ringo's column in today's NEW YORK POST, 7 January 2002, pg. 27, col. 4. Also used by Charles Krauthammer in the WASHINGTON POST, 31 January 1992, about the Clinton critics. Not used much since then.
> ODOR BOMB--From the same NEW YORK POST, 7 January 2002, pg. 24, col. 2, "_Pentagon forms 'stink tank' to develop offensive smells_."
> "The Pentagon has asked a group of scientists to develop an 'odor bomb'--a device that would emit a smell so putrid, it could clear crowds."
> (I have my doubts. Haven't some terrorists lived in caves with goats?--ed.)
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