Jason is back: more stories from TSA hell

MashedPotatoes
Our whistleblower buddy Jason Harrington has written another expos√©. We were the first site in the blabbosphere to publicize Harrington’s TSA tell-all blog, called Taking Sense Away. That was two years ago. And we wrote about him several times thereafter. Continue reading Jason is back: more stories from TSA hell

USA to TSA: so what should we do now?

HornsOfADilemma
The other day saw publication of the¬†Politico article by former airport screener Jason Harrington, who came out from anonymity and outlined some of what can only be called lunacy at the TSA. Here at TSA News we’ve been writing about Harrington — before he revealed his full name — since 2012 and, of course, pointing out TSA lunacies for even longer. Politico has a huge readership; therefore, many more thousands of people are seeing Harrington’s revelations. So the question is: now what? Continue reading USA to TSA: so what should we do now?

TSA to USA: We see you naked, and worse, try to make your life hell

JasonEdwardHarrington
Our friend at Taking Sense Away, about whom we’ve written several times, and who up to now has remained anonymous, has just revealed his identity. In a very public way. Continue reading TSA to USA: We see you naked, and worse, try to make your life hell

Blue shirts, red faces: more on TSA uniforms and public embarrassment

TSA
As you know, the TSA recently signed a $50 million contract for new uniforms, a contract that some lawmakers are none too happy about, especially with across-the-board budget cuts from the sequester. Continue reading Blue shirts, red faces: more on TSA uniforms and public embarrassment