The 'sole' difference? So the fact the atrocity on 9/11 was not carried out by a nation state and Pearl Harbor was, is not a significant difference?<quoted text>
The sole difference between this autrocity versus the autrocity committed by the government of Japan on December 7th, 1941 is mainstream media.
The sole and only reason that the terrorist achieved victory on the morning of September 11th, 2001 was because everyone with a camera or camera phone couldn't take their eyes off it. The terrorist achieved sucess by causing panic and fear into the heart of EVERY American because of media.
I am glad Obama authorized our nations finest to excute a mission to get Public Enemby Number 1 and I feel it was not an easy decision to make.
How about the fact the attacks on 9/11 were religious based?
How about the fact the 9/11 attacks were targeting civilians?