Category Archives for TSA.

Have we resumed our indifference of TSA?

Of course the flying public notices TSA more during busy travel seasons including the holidays, spring break, and summer vacation time.  Last year during the holiday travel season of course interest in TSA and disgust of their practices escalated to one of the highest points thanks to the naked scanners and enhanced pat-downs. Of course…

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My first “enhanced” pat down

Well I figured my number would finally come up and it did last week at IND. The lady forgot to do the inside the beltline inspection, but remembered before she sent me on her way.  I also helps that i have thunder thighs so she “met resistance” while she was still a few inches from…

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TSA: The Movie

There are a couple film makers who are using Kickstarter.com to raise funds for a movie about TSA. They are trying to raise $8,500 by May 13th. Short Synopsis:Jack is a TSA agent. He doesn’t know which he hates more; his job or his personal life. But when the TSA institutes a new policy that turns…

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CATSA to relax some onboard prohibitions

CATSA (which is the Canadian airport security) has announced it will change some of its rules The new CATSA rules will allow passengers to carry tools with shafts shorter than six centimetres and scissors with blades shorter than six centimetres. Knives of any size or length remain prohibited, and restrictions on the amount of liquids,…

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Charlotte wants to opt out of TSA

http://www.wsoctv.com/news/25855378/detail.html Charlotte Douglas International Airport Director Jerry Orr said he’s wanted a private firm to do security screenings since 2001, when the TSA was created. He named a couple of reasons for that: First, a private firm would be more economical. Yes it would be more economical, but the problem is they are still required…

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New Jersey Legislators to have news conference on TSA

http://www.examiner.com/essex-county-conservative-in-newark/airport-security-debate-heats-up-nj Best quote from the article: We have open borders and we have no idea who’s coming in and out of our country. Yet when American citizens try to travel, the TSA is actually groping people’s genitals, buttocks and breasts, including children. It’s about time legislators stood up to this.  When the Nude O Scopes…

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