Two stories have come to light in the past few days that have some people on edge and others suspicious. Continue reading “Dry Runs and Dry Ice: the United States of Paranoia”
The Arizona Republic filed a FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) request, and guess what they found out? That the TSA abuses people at the checkpoint. Continue reading “TSA still assaulting, abusing passengers – so what else is new?”
There are problems today with Disqus loading in Firefox. Works fine in Safari. I haven’t tried Chrome. If you can’t post a comment, try using a browser other than Firefox.
UPDATE SUNDAY, OCT 13TH: Try resetting Firefox. Go into the Help tab at the top, click “Troubleshooting,” and then click “Reset Firefox.” Worked for me.
Comment I just left at this New York Times article, which may or may not get printed. If you’re so inclined, you can do likewise. Call me crazy, but I think getting your privates poked by a government goon is more important than how much shit you can shove into the overhead (and wish I could’ve used that language!): Continue reading “Americans: more concerned about stuff than about their rights”
Travel writer Arthur Frommer has been in love with the TSA from Day One. He’s written many columns on his blog praising the agency, as many of us here know because we’ve tangled with him publicly on that blog. So what happened to all his posts? Continue reading “What happened to Arthur Frommer’s TSA posts?”
Gee, I’m shocked, shocked, I say! Ya mean the TSA harassed yet another disabled child and made yet another family miss their flight? Never happens! Continue reading “TSA bullies disabled boy, makes family miss flight”
Hard as it is to believe that people still don’t know what the TSA is doing in this country (“as long as nothing happens to me, it’s all okay!”), I’m always glad to meet a new convert. Even if it means that in order to be converted, that person has to be mistreated him- or herself. Unfortunately, that seems to be the way the world works. As the saying by Livy goes, “Eventus stultorum magister est” — “Fools must be taught by experience.” Continue reading “Another person finally wakes up to TSA abuse”
Ha ha! Best news I’ve heard all week: Continue reading “TSA gropers working without pay”