You're right of course it's ridiculous to worry about the London Marathon given the events unfolding here. Distance alone rules out the possibility of an attack there.
Except that, you know, we're 3500 fucking miles from the US.
Yes, based on absolutely nothing except explosions, multiple casualties and deaths at a smaller scale marathon weeks earlier...
...and so the media panic mongering will begin.
London Marathon next weekend. My sister's running in it. Connected or not, London's going to be on high alert, I guess...
What do we have now, serial marathon bombers?