7 Reasons the TSA Sucks (A Security Expert's Perspective)
J Thoendell stashed this in Crime
I went to meet with Joe Lieberman back when he was the chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security. Lieberman asked me to write a one-page letter to Congress and the Senate outlining America's major problems with airport security. I told him the biggest issue was that the TSA is a regulatory agency and a security agency. They essentially make their own rules. No one else -- not the FBI, not the CIA, not anyone but a loose-cannon New York cop -- gets to do that.
Stashed in: Morons
My personal experience April 2005, fresh from a tib/fib fracture, ORIF (surgery). They wanted me to get the metal away from my body, lift my leg up, I'm making my best attempt at cooperating. I have a open 1/2 cast on, for the swelling.