MSNBC/AP reports that the Department of Homeland Security has lowered the terror risk way down to “elevated.” Now, we can all crawl out from under our desks for the weekend. Woohoo!

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  1. John Lemon says:

    Whew! That was a close call!

    And all the recent reports on how much “going to orange” costs various municipalities…do you think that may have had something to do with it too?