Spend the first 9 watching this amazing, beautiful rotorscope animation by an ordinary decent Irishman named Eoin Ryan. It is stunning.

Then read this article which shows again why The Atlantic is the best magazine in the world. Bruce Schneier has always been clear that post-9/11 security protocols are just theatre. If that was ever in doubt, Jeffrey Goldberg has closed the case. A fascinating piece of investigative journalism.

Your Correspondent, Sings a song for you