Of course such insane arrangements with respect to investments lead to a portion of the financial meltdown.
This may be a valid analogy, but I can totally see it getting out of hand.
The Pirate Bay Trial, Prosecutor:
"Your honor, what The Pirate Bay is promoting, in essence, is the same thing that caused the meltdown of financial systems worldwide!" (followed by dubious lines of logic.)
That's an excellent point. Although I think you're arguing against wholesale encryption, I'd stop a little short of that and say that an encryption policy is incomplete without a disaster recovery policy.
A big difference between JetBlue and Amtrak is, Amtrak is a government-owned company.
How long does it take a DEC field service engineer to change a lightbulb? It depends on how many bad ones he brought with him.