I get that the guards are supposedly for protection. But this drew more attention to him than if he had gone as a normal civilian with his family. Also, who in America knows what this guy looks like outright? These measures are so ridiculous.
I agree with everyone else! It's not like people can pick out the Sultan of Brunie in the crowd.
Fear of the unknown.
They are afraid of new ideas.
They are loaded with prejudices, not based upon any reality, but based onÖ if something is new, I reject it immediately because itís frightening to me. What they do instead is just stay with the familiar. You know, to me, the most beautiful things in all the universe, are the most mysterious.