At 1 p.m. Cpt. Schwartz said police have been talking with passengers on the bus but have not asked or directed anyone to stay on the bus, and that police are not calling the scene a hostage situation. "The call (from a passenger) to us was a concern based on an observation," said the captain. "We're making the situation as safe as possible."
At approximately 1:30 p.m. passengers exited the bus, walking up the middle of the street with their hands up.
Something is Up....
Indeed. It seems to me that incidents like this are happening much more often than they did under Bush. It's almost as if the public's collective thoughts are that it's just a matter of time before something really does happen.