News report – “False Alarm? Terror Alert Partly Based on Fabricated Information“:
It was only after the threat level was elevated to orange — meaning high — last week, that the informant was subjected to a polygraph test by the FBI, officials told ABCNEWS.
So forget the duct tape, plastic sheeting, safe room, etc.
Convenient timing, though, what with Bush’s polling numbers down and the U.N. inspector’s reports and all.