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Guerrilla Activity
A terror suspect in our midst
A terror suspect in our midst

It's difficult to know whether to feel more alarmed or relieved by the news that the FBI today arrested a man who they say intended to detonate a car bomb outside a military recruiting station in Catonsville. As in a case in Portland, Ore., in which a young man has been charged with trying to blow up a Christmas tree lighting ceremony, officials say they had been tracking the suspect in the Catonsville case, a recent convert to Islam named Antonio Martinez, and had provided him with bogus explosives that posed no harm to the public. Are we to marvel that the FBI apparently got its man, or to tremble at just how frequently — and close to home — it is being tested? For all...