Is it possible that the terrorist who tried to blow up the Amsterdam to Detroit flight was deliberately allowed to board with his explosives? This article and a Richard Wolf MSNBC report seem to lend credence to such a scenario.
Three possible explanations were floated: First, a turf war inside the intelligence community. The second explanation was that the attack meant to embarrass Obama and his administration. The third explanation of the plot was a rogue network inside the US government desired to unleash a new wave of Islamophobic hysteria to rehabilitate the discredited "global war on terror.
Entire article can be read here.