This is the way it’s supposed to work.
The would-be terrorist is discovered early in his plotting. His schemes are recorded every step of the way. His bomb’s a phony. His cohorts are on the FBI payroll. Evil as his motives appear to be, the public is never in danger from beginning to end.
And now, Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, the accused Federal Reserve bomb plotter, stands charged with repeatedly trying to detonate a fake 1,000-pound car bomb outside the headquarters of the American dollar.