"It is not the spoon that bends, it is only yourself."
Austin Mayor: “Maybe instead of gutting our Constitution in exchange for a diaphanous sense of security, Americans should remember to lift with their legs.“
[...] In a day that needed a bit of levity, Rick points the So-Called Austin Mayor’s suggestion that some perspective is needed. Wired provides that perspective with this handy chart. Recall, after all, that the goal of terrorism is not necessarily death, but fear, and fear is not often in proportion to risk. [...]