Obama orders this to be a secret operation, only informs NYPD and a junior staffer, not Mayor Bloomberg, in NYC mayors office of it. Obama and his administration prove once again that they are real men of genius.
So would this qualify as torture of 9/11 victims?
Low-Flying Plane Strikes Fear In Some New Yorkers (New York 1)
Jumbo Jet, F-16 Buzz Lady Liberty, Put New York on Edge (NBC New York)
White House apologizes for NYC flyover (Washington Times)
Naturally, Obama flacks announce to the media that he was "furious" by the incident and then promptly orders the military to take the blame.