One of the most repeated phrases in the war on terrorism is that we have to get it right 100% of the time, while the terrorists only have to get it right once. As then National Security Advisor, Condoleezza Rice put it this way in testimony before the 9/11 Commission:"And let's remember that those charged with protecting us from attack have to be right 100 percent of the time. To inflict devastation on a massive scale, the terrorists only have to succeed once, and we know that they are trying every day."This is actually a rehash of a statement the Irish Republican Army made after a failed bombing attempt on the life of Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. After the unsuccessful attack, the IRA left a taunting note saying "You have to be lucky all the time. We only have to be lucky once."That sentiment lives on today, especially when combating cyber threats. The thinking goes that a failure to stop every cyberattack means that someone failed in their job, and that cannot be tolerated.We...
Tom talks TSA pat downs and conflicts in the Middle East with Congressman Ron Paul (R-Texas).
Fmr. Sen. Bob Kerrey, (D-Neb.), on the death of Usama Bin Laden.
Fmr. Gov. Thomas Kean Sr., (R-NJ), on why Obama deserves credit for the raid on Bin Laden.
Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission Member Heather Murren discusses the commission's report on the 2008 financial crisis.
Sen. Joe Lieberman, (I-CT), on calls for Wikileaks to be named a terrorist organization.
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Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu on the continued violence between Mexican drug cartels along the border.
Sen. John McCain, (R-AZ), argues the president should have talked with 9/11 families before speaking out on the Ground Zero mosque.
Former Secretary of the Navy John Lehman weighs in on the president’s efforts to change intelligence practices.
Sean O’Neill of Budget Travel discusses the top destinations and security measures travelers should be prepared for.
Fmr. Sen. Bob Kerrey, (D-NE), on the trial of 9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed.
FCIC Chair Phil Angelides on what good would come from the executive pay caps, if any.
Former CIA Covert Operations Officer Mike Baker tells Tom that classified documents may be revealed in the email investigation of correspondence between General David Petraeus and Paula Broadwell.
Former Gov. Tomas Kean, (R-NJ), on Gov. Chris Christie’s accomplishments in New Jersey and rising popularity within the Republican Party.
Newly retired Lt. Col. Anthony Shaffer reveals the truth about Libya he couldn’t speak of until he retired from the U.S. Army and the lies and conspiracy surrounding the Libyan war
Former Senator Graham makes the case for why he believes that we need a new investigation into the events of 9/11.
Judge Napolitano talks about the lessons learned from 9/11, the loss of liberty and the search for truth
Former Deputy Defense Secretary K.T. McFarland, Global Terrorism Professor Dr. Walid Phares and U.S. Air Force Col. Cedric Lighton, (Ret.), on the improvements in U.S. intelligence.
Rep. Steve King, (R-Iowa), breaks down whether the debt deal will benefit Americans.