I think we should be proud of the job the G20 security detail is doing. If you have nothing to hide, you have nothing to fear. I hope the hooligans and scum that have come together in Toronto to protest the G20 get a dose of what our guys and gals are capable of giving when it comes to security. Protesting at such events has become a big business... I wonder how much Soros gave the riff-raff to create trouble.
.... As a journalist assigned to cover the G8 in Huntsville, I had been here twice before on this sunny day, showing my identification and a letter issued to me that would allow me into the zone. Both times, no problems.
This time, however, the officer took exception to my Parliament Hill badge, which I wear every day while covering politics in Ottawa and which clearly identifies me as a reporter.
After weaving my way through the s-shaped zig-zag checkpoint area, I pulled over to an area reserved only for those who might soon be ejected. Before I opened the trunk of my car, there were two officers scanning my vehicle from the outside.
Once the lid was opened, and the contents of the trunk revealed, uniformed police seemed to come out of every corner.Two more police officers. Then four more. Three taking notes. Then another.......