03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Reid Family Attack Attempt Joked About On Talk Radio

The wife of Sen. Harry Reid and others are striking back at unsubstantiated talk radio claims that seem to downplay or dismiss the story of a 1981 attempt to blow up the Reid family car.

Landra Reid said Tuesday that a failed attempt to rig the Reids' car to explode was, "very, very scary," adding, "I just can't imagine anyone would call it into question or try and change history."

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