Is she serious? What would she classify as a failure? This terrorist attack was only thwarted because the detonation device did not work well and a brave passenger took quick action to subdue the terrorist.
DHS Secretary Janet Napolitano said that the thwarting of the attempt to blow up the Amsterdam-Detroit flight this week demonstrated that "the system worked."
DHS Secretary Napolitano needs to answer why this radical wasn't on our "No Fly List." He was on a US terror watch list and his dad went to the US Embassy in Yemen to warn us about him.