Over at Ars Technica they’ve got an article on The Terrorist Hoax Improvements Act of 2007.
It’s in response to the Boston Police Department collectively shitting their pants upon finding a Lite Brite and calling in the bomb squad.
Be careful not to confuse that incident when they shit themselves again over a traffic monitoring device was found and they blew it up.
Here’s what caught my eye:
However, that did not placate city officials who remained outraged at the incident, promising to push for harsher punishments in the future for incidents that waste government resources.
Ahem, US Senate?