Then IF that had happened, there would have been a totally DIFFERENT outcry from the public because it could have been stopped ahead of time.[/b
AND everything you predicted DIDN'T happen.
He certainly did stop anything that "could have happened"..He didn't stop anything that WAS GOING TO HAPPEN.
Shoot first, ask questions later come to mind.
When I go hunting, first thing I do after getting out of the vehicle and getting my rifle...Shoot into the woods...just in case there's a deer in there somewhere.