I’m still not convinced that the heightened security in the airports is doing us any good.
Here’s the latest… I hesitate to call it news actually. Events. We’ll go with “events.”
TSA seize tiny, itsy-bitsy gun from sock-monkey (Boing Boing)
TSA to airports: You take care of the exits (Security Director News)
OMG WTF TSA (Boing Boing)
Phoenix TSA makes breast cancer survivors remove their prostheses (Boing Boing) – the frak?
TSA’s “12 Banned Items of Christmas” (Boing Boing)
Coach seating is getting even worse (Boing Boing)
On the 9-Year-Old Boarding a Plane Without Ticket (Taking Sense Away)
Virtuoso’s flutes destroyed by US Customs (The Boston Globe) – OK. This is a CBP boondoggle, but I think it fits here, since he was flying into the country. The flutes looked like bamboo, so they destroyed them. Um… the holes didn’t give you a clue?