But when it comes down to it, there's nowhere in the United States that stands for the United States and everything that it represents, to those who seek to undermine the fundamental policies and undertakings of the consumerist and capitalist way of life, than NEW YORK CITY.
Once again, when it comes to acts of terrorism, nothing gets global coverage like an explosion in New York City.
LA can have its bushfires, Washington DC can have its sniper families. Philapdelphia can have its syphilus outbreak.
When it comes to being the face of terrorism: The Big Apple is still The Big Dog.