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stray cat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-10-10 07:01 PM
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1. You forget that you are against airport security?
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  -DA: Teen found near Boston likely fell from plane Jumping John  Dec-10-10 06:59 PM   #0 
  - You forget that you are against airport security?  stray cat   Dec-10-10 07:01 PM   #1 
  - Did TSA stop him from getting on the plane?  LisaL   Dec-11-10 01:01 AM   #20 
  - "If we could have felt him up, we could have stopped him." nt  valerief   Dec-10-10 07:02 PM   #2 
  - I'm laughing and crying at the same time!  pam4water   Dec-10-10 08:25 PM   #13 
  - Yeah...  laylah   Dec-10-10 07:10 PM   #3 
  - Breaking: TSA Unveils Giant Robot Designed to Pat-Down Airplanes.  laconicsax   Dec-10-10 07:11 PM   #4 
  - proof  smiley   Dec-10-10 07:13 PM   #5 
  - if he was in the wheel well, i don't think he would have been "on", meaning "inside" the plane  MrsBrady   Dec-10-10 07:13 PM   #6 
  - There is no "below the wing" security  Sen. Walter Sobchak   Dec-10-10 07:31 PM   #7 
  - That makes me feel nice and secure  TheCowsCameHome   Dec-10-10 07:33 PM   #8 
  - Yeah, the kid might have been carrying nail clippers or a Swiss Army knife  slackmaster   Dec-10-10 07:50 PM   #9 
  - ....or who knows what else,  TheCowsCameHome   Dec-10-10 08:10 PM   #11 
  - Yep, TSA scans and pat downs passengers with tickets,  LisaL   Dec-11-10 10:14 AM   #31 
  - What does a body look like after falling from a plane?  pettypace   Dec-10-10 07:59 PM   #10 
  - This kid was described as mangled in police accounts up here  TheCowsCameHome   Dec-10-10 08:11 PM   #12 
  - There is no extra room in the aircraft wheelwell. The body  HubertHeaver   Dec-10-10 08:42 PM   #14 
  - even if there was room, there is no O2 over 12K Feet, and it's very cold.  Devil_Fish   Dec-10-10 09:07 PM   #16 
  - Fact: Plenty of Oxygen at 12K feet  panzerfaust   Dec-11-10 08:27 AM   #25 
  - OK, what's the temperature?  TheCowsCameHome   Dec-11-10 08:48 AM   #26 
     - A typical air temperature at 12,000 would be ~16F  petronius   Dec-11-10 01:23 PM   #37 
  - Bullshit  RSillsbee   Dec-11-10 09:16 AM   #29 
  - There have been plenty of wheelwell stowaway reports  daleo   Dec-11-10 12:15 AM   #19 
     - Yep, not everyone dies.  LisaL   Dec-11-10 01:03 AM   #22 
  - I was told second hand that he'd asphixiated first.  Rozlee   Dec-10-10 09:11 PM   #17 
     - He would have only fallen when the landing gear was lowered just  RaleighNCDUer   Dec-11-10 03:39 AM   #23 
        - He was probably dead or unconscious by the time of the fall, but  forty6   Dec-11-10 09:03 AM   #27 
  - Just when you think you've heard the worst news, his family gets  FailureToCommunicate   Dec-10-10 08:55 PM   #15 
  - IF this is true, then I've got like a thousand questions...  Blue_Tires   Dec-10-10 09:26 PM   #18 
  - Believe it or not this kid isn't the only one to have this idea.  LisaL   Dec-11-10 01:02 AM   #21 
  - There have been 63 known wheel-well stowaways in the past 6 years  Recursion   Dec-11-10 07:26 AM   #24 
  - On average, the temperatures drop about 5 degrees for every 1000 feet.  forty6   Dec-11-10 09:07 AM   #28 
  - More like 3.5 F degrees per 1000 feet (nt)  petronius   Dec-11-10 01:02 PM   #35 
  - Stupid should hurt  RSillsbee   Dec-11-10 09:18 AM   #30 
  - TSA to investigate stowaway  happi1   Dec-11-10 10:28 AM   #32 
  - comparing a boy to a bomb is the only reason to go public w/ info?  crikkett   Dec-11-10 10:46 AM   #33 
  - well, yeah, the people in the Boston area are all over this story  forty6   Dec-11-10 12:21 PM   #34 
  - Bullying victim? Hazing incident gone awry? nt  coffeenap   Dec-11-10 01:02 PM   #36 
  - What? There is nothing to suggest anything of the sort.  LisaL   Dec-11-10 04:18 PM   #39 
  - Bizzare  goforit   Dec-11-10 02:12 PM   #38 

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