Category Archives: TSA Fascists

Stakes on a Plane

I’m heading to Belize in 18 days with my students, and we’re taking two tents. I’m also hoping to avoid checking a bag, so I’d like to put the tents in our carry-on luggage. But while I’m sure the tents … Continue reading

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TSA: Unclear on the Concept

The General Accounting Administration has criticized the TSA’s “Screening of Passengers by Observation Techniques” (SPOT) program, designed to help catch terrorists by detecting suspicious behavior, as a waste of money that does nothing to enhance security. The GAO said TSA … Continue reading

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If We Can’t Molest Your Children, the Terrorists Win

This literally makes me sick to my stomach. And the nice words the TSA agent says to the child to make the experience less traumatic are exactly what a child molester would say to get his victim to go along. … Continue reading

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