National Review asked experts to extract three lessons from the arrests of the Fort Dix jihadists. I sensed a certain weariness in the responses?such as in this snippet from Victor Davis Hanson’s:

“But, if just one time, one of these plots succeeds and reaches a magnitude of 9/11 then the media will revert to form– suddenly dropping the ‘Bush took away our civil liberties’ for ‘Bush didn’t do enough to protect us.'”