"The F-35 will allow us to see threats before they see us," Defence Minister Peter MacKay told the committee. "The stealth capability makes it the right aircraft, not only on the existing threats, but what may come."But what if the "what may come" are also flying invisible aeroplanes (or flying at all!), which they might well be given that stealth is the new sound barrier? What then, oh wise one?
Then again, we're dealing with people who don't see a problem with building prisons for people who might be criminals if only the justice system could see them.
There is a very Adams sort of logic at work with our pet Cons.
Pete, you just keep on giving. Further down the page: