Something's a little fishy about this story.

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    Cyanide is a "heavier than air" gas. If he somehow got those pills to become a gaseous mixture with the air then a train traveling through it would suck that gas inside the cars.
     
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    I think the volume of cyanide pellets the guy had was insuficient for a terrorist attack.
    Read the article.
     
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    Who are you? The resident Cyanide Terrorist Expert?
     
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    I am not allowed to answer that question.
     
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    I doubt that there were enough for a terrorist attack either, but I also don't believe that this guy decided to impersonate a subway worker in order to commit suicide. And really, if cyanide pellets were your choice of suicide method, wouldn't you figure out how you were going to use them before you got to your final resting place?
     
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    no fair----there are no fish in this story !! :(
     
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    Might have been a probe for something bigger later.

    Same with the Van bomb in Times Square. They want to see our reaction time.
     
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