How will the Qatar quagmire affect your next trip?

Two of Richard Come’s co-workers are affected by a blockade of Qatar, a small country on the Arabian Peninsula that extends into the Persian Gulf and shares its southern land border with Saudi Arabia. Several of Qatar’s neighbors have suspended diplomatic relations and air traffic and accused Qatar of supporting terrorism.

3 reasons the terrorists are laughing at us now (thanks, TSA)

Nothing will wipe a grin off your face faster than a squad of Navy SEALs fast-roping into your anonymous compound from a Black Hawk. But while Osama Bin Laden is dead and gone, and unable to mock America’s clumsy efforts to protect its planes from our Homeland-fueled fantasies, his disciples are more than capable of laughing at us.

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