“It’s an audacious choice to pause in front of an Applebee’s restaurant on Flatbush Avenue and grant an impromptu interview to a video journalist shortly before you allegedly throw a Molotov cocktail into a police car.” Or so New York magazine would have you believe. Merrian-Webster offers a couple of synonyms for “audacious”: “daring”, and “rash”. Yet it seems obvious in retrospect that Urooj Rathman and her accomplice, Colinford Mattis, were neither daring nor rash in their choice to throw homemade bombs into police cars. The word we are looking for here? The more appropriate word? How about: Smart?