Now, these guys don't sound like the sharpest crayons in the box, but the law enforcement authorities did the job and did it well. They treated this as a direct threat and reacted accordingly, without alarm or further incident (except for the guy trying to escape out a 6th story window - like I said, not the shiniest of crayolas). Kudos to the cops and FBI.
Update: Larger article here, in which the potential assailants are referred to as "Meth-heads", "No real threat", and "the reported racist rantings of a drug addict".
In America, we don't just bust you, we mock you as well.
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