Full Text Of DHS "Credible Threat" Warning

Tyler Durden's picture

Dubya lives!

“As we know from the intelligence gathered from the OBL raid, AQ has shown an interest in important dates and anniversaries, such as 9/11. In this instance, it’s accurate that there is specific, credible but unconfirmed threat information. As we always do before important dates like the anniversary of 9/11, we will undoubtedly get more reporting in the coming days. Sometimes this reporting is credible and warrants intense focus, other times it lacks credibility and is highly unlikely to be reflective of real plots underway. Regardless, we take all threat reporting seriously, and we have taken, and will continue to take all steps necessary to mitigate any threats that arise. We continue to ask the American people to remain vigilant as we head into the weekend.”

Matt Chandler
Press Secretary
Office of Public Affairs
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
O - (202) 282-8010

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maxmad's picture

Threat, bitchez!

NotApplicable's picture

But there's no colors, so I don't know how skeered to be.

trav7777's picture

terrorism level on orange forever

WestVillageIdiot's picture

There is nothing better than walking by "The Freedom Tower" surrounded by a bunch of goons armed to the fucking teeth.  I never felt freer, bitchez.  I'm just happy they are keeping all of those great employees from Goldman and Moodys safe.  "Fortress Manhattan" for everybody. 

Scottj88's picture

MY QUESTION IS -- If this is such a credible homeland security threat, why is Janet Napolitano wasting her time clapping in the chamber instead of looking for this threat that is suppose to have the nation on edge?

pods's picture

So do I have to buy duct tape or not?


nmewn's picture

Don't give the Keynesians any bright ideas...Cash for Caulkers was supposed to take care of that ;-)

pods's picture

True story, I was in an ACE hardware picking up some stuff.  Grabbed some duct tape, which is always in high demand at the house and went to the checkout.  Saw a couple of people ahead of me with duct tape and plastic.  They were NOT hardware store people.  Older ladies, well dressed and looking uncomfortable.

One looks at me and says "you are buying it too."  I gave her a puzzled look and shrugged.  Only later did I figure out about the whole "safe room" garbage that came out.  

Lotsa sheep out there.  


blunderdog's picture

I go through a lot of duct tape too. 

Rarely a fun weekend without some duct tape, those big 18" nylon cable ties, gallon size ziploc bags, hacksaw blades...um...forget I mentioned it.

Spirit Of Truth's picture

B4 9/11 the USG didn't know abot AQ.  Now in dealing w/terrorism it knows no other term.  Western intelligence is an oxymoron and these fools persistently get Americans killed by their incompetence and stupidity.  The Kremlin appreciates their foolhardiness.

10 Years Later: Was Russia Behind 9/11? 

John Bigboote's picture

Dude it's all a lie! Three goat fuckers from Pakistan that may or may or may not be here are supposed to be causing all of this bullshit hoopla? This is the height of stupidity. Get ready for a false flag. This is just unreal. This is all based on recent intel from the UBL raid? What in the mother fuck would the media do without all of these lies to jizz on?

illyia's picture

I miss the good old days when a roundtable chaired by some "trusted" type turned to the guy on his left (or right) and said, "Well, that was a pretty good speech. What do you think, John (Sue, David)?"

And, the other guy would NOT SAY: Breaking News - "A TERRORIST might strike over the up-coming period somewhere between here and there using something... and now - stay tuned for WIPE-OUT !!!"


andybev01's picture

What would you bet that an attack, engineered by TPTB, this Sunday, would spook all of the sheep back into their pens?

I'm only kind of kidding, because I can visualize it actually working, and fear that the distance my jaw would drop would cause enough damage that I would need to see an oral surgeon.

narapoiddyslexia's picture

If anyone watched the Republican debate, then you'll understand why I intend to ignore any terrorist act I witness that appears to be capable of killing more Bachman supporters than other Americans. [or supporters of Perry, Romney, Santorum, Cain, or Newd]

PeterSchump's picture

Won't happen. Those supporters are domestic terrorists and they will most likely come after you and the underprivileged.


fxrxexexdxoxmx's picture

WOW. Another peace loving liberal wanting people to die??? Hey Hoffa heres one for you to go after the bad guys. Why is o.k. for a person with a "D" to dream of killing people "R". Only fools believes there is any difference between a "D" or an "R". A fucking waste of time.

Hugh G Rection's picture

They must have heard Larry Silverstein found asbestos in the old Sears Tower.

How to quickly "remodel" the tower and remove asbestos, while collecting 100% from the insurance?

Keep an eye on the Israeli companies moving out of the WIllis tower....

chubbar's picture

Once one comes to the conclusion that WTC-7 (and probably the others) were dropped by explosives, it's really hard to take this whole DHS thing with other than complete derision.

It is so clearly an inside job after taking in the totality of evidence that the idea of them passing DHS/TSA and Patriot Act really chaps my ass.

If they pull another false flag they had better do a decent job of covering that fact up this time or I think there will be some civil unrest starting shortly thereafter.

Here's a new video on WTC 7 that I saw online today.


Fukushima Sam's picture

Not to mention the silly "We Killed Osama!" thing...

Hugh G Rection's picture

I've seen that AE video.  Don't those stupid architects, engineers, and family members of the victims know that critical thinking is unpatriotic!!!????

You need to go shopping and be scared of brown people! Don't you dare question what bought and paid for corporate media tells you!

<sarc off>

If they do pull another false flag, I'm done.  I wont fucking care anymore. Option A- leave the country. Option B- leave the earth.  If I have to go with option B, lets say... I wont want to go alone.

Loose Caboose's picture

Larry Silverstein must be one of the elite, illuminti, call them what you want - cause he has gone full reptile.  No one noticed. 


Thomas's picture

Well. We had already lost so many bonuses. We couldn't afford any more so we decided to pull it and then we watched the economy come down.

RichyRoo's picture

How can it be 'unconfirmed' and 'accurate', surely it must be confirmed before anyone can possibly judge that its accurate?

ToNYC's picture


How many hours of security overtime is the point. Get it while you can. No matter what it would have been worse even if nothing ever happens again. Security needs people in fear; trading independence for safety, they lose both.

FunkyMonkeyBoy's picture

Thre only real terrorists on this planet are governments.

narapoiddyslexia's picture

No, governments. FMB got it in one. Banksters are a subset.

MsCreant's picture

Ah Chicken or egg first?

Bankerz are govt. toolz?

Govt. is Bankerz tool?

Thomas's picture

It's just pimps and hookers. Who do ya round up first?

andybev01's picture

forgot about the Johns. they go scot-free.

ToNYC's picture


Indeed. You can tell the terrrsts by their government paychecks.

maxmad's picture

Disregard that the number is disconnected!

tricky rick's picture

Be nice maxmad...  you dialed a wrong number.

I got a sweet sounding young lady who was very curtious and polite. 

gET YOUR fingers working before your badmouthing!!

NotApplicable's picture


I said boo!

Boo! Boo! Boo! Boo! Boo!

jmc8888's picture

off damn spot!



No One's picture

Uh oh. I peed my pants. Thanks DHS, I will just stay home this weekend and buy shit on my ipad for my ipad.


goldfish1's picture

ipad - the new gig a pet

is there a purr app?

John Rotten's picture

Pee?  Hell, I'm crappin' my pants!

maxmad's picture

If you people dont start getting scared, we are really going to have to do something this time.

A Lunatic's picture

Yeah, we might even hand a whole country (Libya for instance) to Al-Qaeda or something.

cynicalskeptic's picture

Well they'd better try something a bit more credible than the usual 'terrorist threat' - most of which are made possible only by some FBI agent serving as a source for the guns, explosives, whatever......  Without such government 'help' most of these terrorists would remain what they are - a bunch of dumbasses mouthing off.

We've had pizza delivery types going to attack an army base, a couple know-nothings planning to blow up the Sears Tower (not knowing anything about explosives and depending on an FBI agent for those materials).


Even the supposedly real  alQuaeda terrorists have proven to be singularly inept in their efforts in the US... the 'blowtorch' attack on the Brooklyn Bridge, the notorious underwear and shoe bombers....C'mon guys LIGHTING a FUSE on an airliner?  Your average Boy Scout Pyromaniac is better skilled at setting off explosive devices.  Look at the idiot with the 'car bomb' in Times Square.  A couple bags of fertilizer, some propane and fireworks?  WTF?   This was NOT a viable 'explosive device'.  Nevermind theat the idiot left his keys in the car.   You've got gang-bangers and far right neo fascists better equipped with stolen military ordanance than any  Islamic 'terrorists'.   (Personally, I'd be a lot more worried about a po'd vet coming back from Iraq or Afghanistan, fed up with multiple deployments , friends dead and a pointless decade long losing battle against people who mainly just want ALL foreigners out of THEIR country.

Even the official 9/11 story shows an astounding level of incompetence - only slightly less on the 'terrorist' side than on the part of our FBI and other counter-terror types.  Arabs learning to fly - barely - (but not take off or land) airliners, moutihng off at strip clubs and more. Frankly the conspiracy theorists claiming these guys were part of a false flag op may have a point only because that effort succeeded at all.  Mossad is pretty good at faking out people to use them for their own means - and they make sure they're competent enough to accomplish the planned mission.


We've spent TRILLIONS in wars and 'Homeland Security' (a Goebbels phrase if there ever was one) to 'protect' us from a bunch of amateurs that at their best kill fewer Americans than die in car accidents in a year.   And OUR cosrt per terrorist 'kill' is absurd when you calculate out the cost of drones, predatopr missles, smart bombs dropped from stealth aircraft, etc.  Hell, if you took 1/10 of what we spent on these wars and GAVE IT away to Muslims in the Middle East yo'd buy friends for eternity.  Meanwhile we irradiate AMERICANS wiht scanners COngress VOTED AGAINST, grope grandmas and little kids and have soldiers woth submachine guns now seen in US cities - along woith the repeal of posse comitatus and warrantless wiretapping on EVERYBODY.  

Bin Laden 'won' - he got the US to do all he wanted.  If tghey hate us for our freedom, that freedom is gone.  We're shooting gallery targets in Afghanistan (as he wanted, on the jihadists home turf - the graveyard of Empires).  Bush gave him a bonus with Iraq - takiong out a SECULAR leader (whom we'd used as a balance to Iran) and enraging the rest of the Islamic world in a naked grab for oil (and we didn't even get the oil).  The US is bankrupt - in part due to the costs of these endeavors (but more so due to our own incompetence and corruption).

Our own 'leaders' have done more damage to this nation - and revoked more of our rights an liberties  - than ANY foreign threat ever could have done.  James Madison - "When tyranny comes to these shores it will be in the guise of protecting us from a foreign threat."  NO group of 'terrorists - not even a nation like the former Soviet Union ' has the power to overthrow our Republic.  But our political leaders have gone a long way in undoing it.  We are the 21st century's Rome - we've left the Republic behind.  Our Empire is killing us.  We have mercenaries fighting our wars (look at all the south american and african special ops types working for Blackwater - Xe - and others).  The populace are diverted with bread and circuses - oblivious to their debased money that buyas less and less.

When Rome fell, the West entered the Dark Ages - a few centuries of feudal anarchy with most people selling their freedom for a mouthful of food and the hope of some protection from the lawless world surrounding them.

navy62802's picture

Jesus, that's alot of words for a thread.

blunderdog's picture

Sounds like you're demanding some kind of false-flag op at this point? 

Sure, I guess it could help with credibility, but it might turn out even MORE disappointing if a couple of our FBI or BATF guys end up locking themselves inside a truck loaded with explosives and getting picked up by a county sheriff.

DocLogo's picture

specific, credible but unconfirmed = nothing

Anonymouse's picture

The risk is so incredibly high that we had to tell you, but not so high that we will tell you to change your actions at all, and certainly not so high that we will tell you what the threat is so you know what to look for.

Feel better now?



Sofa King's picture

Who the hell writes this garbage?  What the shit are they even trying to say?


The Maritime MARSAC level hasn't changed, so I guess the threat isn't by sea.


...just remember folks, the affairs of state must take precedence over the affairs of state.