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MrCoffee Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-12-06 01:41 PM
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3. Weren't you skaired?
There could have been motherfuckin snakes on the motherfuckin plane!
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  -I Flew Today (BS Killer Thread) Pavulon  Aug-12-06 01:39 PM   #0 
  - Thank You For Some Reality And Common Sense.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Aug-12-06 01:41 PM   #1 
  - except that he didn't seem to provide either  pitohui   Aug-12-06 03:30 PM   #106 
  - Was there a sign saying you could keep your toohtpaste,  Eric J in MN   Aug-12-06 01:41 PM   #2 
  - It was in my check bag  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 01:47 PM   #6 
  - you can't keep your toothpaste  pitohui   Aug-12-06 03:32 PM   #107 
  - Weren't you skaired?  MrCoffee   Aug-12-06 01:41 PM   #3 
  - You can't take no motherfucking snake on a plane!  lonestarnot   Aug-12-06 01:44 PM   #5 
  - Snakes are not liquids. Or gels.  sheeptramp   Aug-12-06 01:48 PM   #8 
  - But they sho' is skairy!!!  MrCoffee   Aug-12-06 01:50 PM   #9 
  - Actually Snakes are both.  Sin   Aug-13-06 04:07 AM   #179 
  - I'd be happy with  tenshi816   Aug-12-06 01:54 PM   #17 
     - If you could just put that book in the burn bag, you won't be needing it.  MrCoffee   Aug-12-06 01:57 PM   #26 
     - That is pretty stupid  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:00 PM   #32 
        - I'm sure you would.  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 02:04 PM   #38 
           - !  Blue State Native   Aug-12-06 02:20 PM   #56 
           - Yeah it is called CHECK LUGGAGE  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:26 PM   #63 
           - Just amused by your apologist approach.  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 02:32 PM   #65 
           - "Falling in Line"  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:40 PM   #70 
           - Again you are missing the point.  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 02:42 PM   #72 
              - Timing, nothing is going on  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:55 PM   #80 
              - But the desired effect they wanted will still be in place.  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 02:58 PM   #83 
                 - Yes, I was so hungover  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 03:08 PM   #86 
                    - Well, bully for you!  TommyO   Aug-13-06 10:47 AM   #199 
                       - Unified bush theory has not been proven  Pavulon   Aug-13-06 11:05 AM   #204 
              - A guy that  DocSavage   Aug-12-06 10:41 PM   #151 
                 - Yes, Bush is trying to protect us all  CJCRANE   Aug-13-06 06:17 AM   #186 
                    - IMO  DocSavage   Aug-13-06 08:02 AM   #190 
                       - By your logic  CJCRANE   Aug-13-06 08:18 AM   #192 
                          - No,  DocSavage   Aug-13-06 06:53 PM   #215 
                             - I do understand it  CJCRANE   Aug-14-06 05:00 AM   #227 
           - just wait- soon there will be a plot with a pants bomb- made out of the  fleabert   Aug-13-06 09:57 PM   #220 
           - Must suck to be such an apologist and have to defend this crap..  converted_democrat   Aug-14-06 07:24 AM   #228 
           - Here you go (link)  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:36 PM   #67 
           - Oh give me a break  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 02:40 PM   #71 
           - I can list  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:51 PM   #78 
              - They've known about this for months, and they chose to turn  converted_democrat   Aug-12-06 04:59 PM   #136 
              - No, they've known about this for TEN YEARS or more.  kath   Aug-13-06 11:27 AM   #207 
              - No, the point would be: terrorists will ALWAYS exist. Perpetual War.  WinkyDink   Aug-12-06 07:22 PM   #148 
              - No it did not "just" become creditable  eridani   Aug-12-06 10:51 PM   #155 
           - Read the goddam link, willya?  eridani   Aug-12-06 10:50 PM   #154 
              - Its ANFO  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 11:00 PM   #156 
                 - That is fucking bullshit.  eridani   Aug-12-06 11:15 PM   #161 
                    - From a usb thumb drive..  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 11:33 PM   #167 
                       - So, what was the fallout with the Reid incident?  eridani   Aug-13-06 03:40 AM   #175 
                          - Shoes, that asshole made me smell feet  Pavulon   Aug-13-06 10:56 AM   #202 
                             - So why did they leave out matches and lighters--  eridani   Aug-13-06 08:43 PM   #216 
           - No Aqua Velva?  Turbineguy   Aug-12-06 02:39 PM   #68 
           - Aqua Velva + Listerine = cocktail?  MrCoffee   Aug-12-06 03:07 PM   #85 
              - I worked with somebody who drank  Turbineguy   Aug-13-06 12:43 PM   #210 
           - LOL!! Funny stuff.. I flew and lost a couple hundred in cosmetics  converted_democrat   Aug-12-06 04:54 PM   #134 
           - I shouldn't be laughing  CJCRANE   Aug-13-06 06:15 AM   #185 
  - hungover, slept..(nt)  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:01 PM   #34 
  - Best blog post ever on that quote:  knitter4democracy   Aug-13-06 02:00 PM   #213 
  - So glad you feel safer  Rosemary2205   Aug-12-06 01:43 PM   #4 
  - It's that latter one that makes me nervous  Patiod   Aug-12-06 01:52 PM   #14 
  - Just hope that the terrorists aren't women...  petronius   Aug-12-06 01:52 PM   #15 
  - Naked Airlines...keeping you safe with nudity and cavity searches since  fleabert   Aug-13-06 10:05 PM   #223 
  - Binary Explosives  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 01:55 PM   #22 
     - So if these things are possible and dangerous,  marekjed   Aug-12-06 02:17 PM   #50 
        - Who knows  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:22 PM   #61 
        - You can make nitrocellulose out of ANY paper and nitric acid  Porcupine   Aug-12-06 11:39 PM   #168 
  - No liquids I got to pee first oh no  Monkeyman   Aug-12-06 01:48 PM   #7 
  - Nobody said they're banning electronics.  readmoreoften   Aug-12-06 01:51 PM   #10 
  - someone said books on another thread, so I just listed what I saw(nt)  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 01:56 PM   #25 
     - Aparently the UK has banned books! I read that yesterday and asked  napi21   Aug-12-06 02:21 PM   #58 
  - Just be glad they weren't planning to hide the explosives  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-12-06 01:51 PM   #11 
  - With apologies to TJ  MrCoffee   Aug-12-06 01:53 PM   #16 
  - I have never felt the need to shampoo my hair mid-flight.  uppityperson   Aug-12-06 03:20 PM   #97 
  - That was you?? Grody to the max.  MrCoffee   Aug-12-06 04:00 PM   #120 
  - LOL.. That was cute.. Funny stuff.. n/t  converted_democrat   Aug-13-06 05:46 AM   #182 
  - It is our willingness to tolerate this BS  malaise   Aug-12-06 01:55 PM   #21 
  - i thought explosives have already been hidden in vaginas  pitohui   Aug-12-06 03:18 PM   #93 
     - I wonder whose got the put options last week  DoYouEverWonder   Aug-12-06 03:42 PM   #111 
     - I flew the day before and the day of the restrictions.. I had to toss  converted_democrat   Aug-12-06 05:03 PM   #137 
     - try Benefit  BareNakedLiberal   Aug-13-06 02:24 AM   #173 
        - Where does one find this stuff, and why do you like it? n/t  converted_democrat   Aug-13-06 05:55 AM   #183 
           - You can find it at Macy's  BareNakedLiberal   Aug-13-06 10:26 AM   #194 
     - reselling used sex toys..  notadmblnd   Aug-12-06 06:38 PM   #145 
     - I think the Russian planes were blown up by  tblue37   Aug-13-06 12:58 AM   #170 
        - I fly Monday, I'll let you know if TSA has  BareNakedLiberal   Aug-13-06 10:27 AM   #195 
        - ok i'll accept that answer  pitohui   Aug-13-06 11:32 PM   #225 
  - I wonder if some exec business travellers  ThoughtCriminal   Aug-12-06 01:52 PM   #12 
  - I'm not an executive, but on my last airplane trip,  Eric J in MN   Aug-12-06 01:54 PM   #18 
  - I ship dirty clothes home  AnnieBW   Aug-12-06 01:59 PM   #30 
  - On long trips, I already ship my clothes ahead sometimes  Patiod   Aug-12-06 01:56 PM   #24 
     - I've done it once  ThoughtCriminal   Aug-12-06 02:13 PM   #47 
  - Unfortunately for us in the UK,  tenshi816   Aug-12-06 01:52 PM   #13 
  - They've offered no justificaiton for banning books?  Eric J in MN   Aug-12-06 01:55 PM   #20 
  - Nope, all that evil reading matter gets Left Behind for now...  tenshi816   Aug-12-06 02:03 PM   #36 
     - Maybe they will start forcing you to watch Fux News.  Kali   Aug-12-06 02:17 PM   #52 
        - Yuk....  tenshi816   Aug-12-06 03:09 PM   #88 
  - Would love to know how  patsified   Aug-12-06 02:11 PM   #45 
  - International flights have movies, music, etc.  Divernan   Aug-12-06 03:14 PM   #90 
  - they have bad movies aimed only at kids and teens  pitohui   Aug-12-06 03:21 PM   #98 
  - Now this is scary  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 03:43 PM   #112 
     - So you'll submit to the things that don't affect you  TommyO   Aug-13-06 10:53 AM   #201 
  - Deaf passengers like me  Zenzic   Aug-13-06 05:13 AM   #181 
  - Ha! - I said exactly that same thing to my husband  tenshi816   Aug-13-06 03:44 AM   #176 
  - My husband has a week-long business trip to London soon.  Ilsa   Aug-12-06 04:40 PM   #132 
     - Yeah, that flight to the States from the UK  tenshi816   Aug-13-06 03:48 AM   #177 
  - Well then, I'm all for all of this.  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 01:55 PM   #19 
  - Sheep on a Plane  MrCoffee   Aug-12-06 01:55 PM   #23 
  - Baaaaaaaaaa Indeed  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 01:58 PM   #29 
     - We've got a barrier...it's called the MSM  MrCoffee   Aug-12-06 02:19 PM   #54 
        - It works for me...  Hubert Flottz   Aug-13-06 08:30 AM   #193 
  - It sucks  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 01:58 PM   #28 
     - TSA will be glad to piss all over you.  MrCoffee   Aug-12-06 02:00 PM   # 
     - Well which is it, does it suck or do you not know what the big deal is?  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 02:00 PM   #31 
     - The motions and rules suck but  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:06 PM   #40 
        - Yes, it is necessary that you remain afraid and scared.  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 02:09 PM   #42 
        - I was scared that I was going to  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:18 PM   #53 
           - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Aug-12-06 02:24 PM   #62 
        - And when was this? (Rhetorical.) NO Security measures taken after that.  WinkyDink   Aug-12-06 07:28 PM   #149 
     - They only give out drinks in flight  marekjed   Aug-12-06 02:22 PM   #59 
     - how about everything I want to take with me?  fleabert   Aug-13-06 10:04 PM   #222 
  - Asthma Inhalers  AnnieBW   Aug-12-06 01:57 PM   #27 
  - How??  patsified   Aug-12-06 02:17 PM   #51 
  - Well, I'm definitely not flying anymore then  RadFemFL   Aug-12-06 03:23 PM   #100 
  - It's not about keeping you safe or making you feel safe  TheFriedPiper   Aug-12-06 02:00 PM   #33 
  - It seems to be working on far too many people.  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 02:02 PM   #35 
  - And people are buying into the fear hook, line, and sinker.  TheGoldenRule   Aug-12-06 02:06 PM   #41 
  - AMEN BRUDDAH!!  MrCoffee   Aug-12-06 02:14 PM   #48 
  - And year after year after year, it still works on some.  Blue State Native   Aug-12-06 02:39 PM   #69 
     - It's worked on the OP like a charm.  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 02:44 PM   #73 
        - What politics  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:54 PM   #79 
           - It was a joint investigation  CJCRANE   Aug-13-06 06:26 AM   #187 
  - Strangly enough I've had 2 airplanes crash over my neighborhood  Protagoras   Aug-12-06 02:04 PM   #37 
  - I agree it does not make things  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:16 PM   #49 
  - I just check most my bags anyway...  Blue Belle   Aug-12-06 02:57 PM   #81 
  - i think if not everyone, most everyone GETS IT as you say  seabeyond   Aug-12-06 02:44 PM   #74 
  - Thank you for sharing that experience  Protagoras   Aug-12-06 02:47 PM   #75 
  - color me surprised  seabeyond   Aug-12-06 03:08 PM   #87 
  - Nice post. nt  Pooka Fey   Aug-12-06 04:28 PM   #129 
  - This reply alone deserves its own thread  StephenB48   Aug-12-06 03:15 PM   #91 
  - VERY well said!  marions ghost   Aug-12-06 05:14 PM   #138 
  - Liquids posed the same threat last week that they do now.  Rose Siding   Aug-12-06 02:06 PM   #39 
  - What about purses? Are those allowed? n/t  calico1   Aug-12-06 02:09 PM   #43 
  - Yep  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 03:18 PM   #94 
  - Thanks, I need to fly out in  calico1   Aug-12-06 03:27 PM   #104 
  - The Orange cat  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 03:19 PM   #95 
     - He was.  calico1   Aug-12-06 03:30 PM   #105 
        - I am sorry  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 03:40 PM   #109 
           - That's funny.  calico1   Aug-12-06 03:49 PM   #114 
              - Yep. sleeps like that all the time  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 04:02 PM   #121 
              - Hey, you need to post a picture of your boy.  calico1   Aug-12-06 04:06 PM   #126 
                 - Will do  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 04:31 PM   #130 
              - Orange and white kitties RULE....  TygrBright   Aug-13-06 02:03 AM   #172 
                 - Wow  Pavulon   Aug-13-06 10:50 AM   #200 
                 - Adorable! Just look at that face!  calico1   Aug-13-06 01:55 PM   #212 
  - First of all, the electronics/book bans were overseas flights..  hlthe2b   Aug-12-06 02:10 PM   #44 
  - I was offered free water no less  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 03:17 PM   #92 
  - Tell that to the United & American passengers stuck on tarmac  hlthe2b   Aug-12-06 06:07 PM   #140 
     - Bad luck  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 11:17 PM   #162 
  - Well you people with eye problems just stay home  48percenter   Aug-12-06 03:24 PM   #101 
  - Much worse on international flights  marekjed   Aug-12-06 02:12 PM   #46 
  - But there can't be a ban on Books. The OP "called Bullshit" on that one.  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 02:20 PM   #57 
     - Gatorade bottle with this inside  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 02:49 PM   #76 
     - When are you going to get it.  TheWatcher   Aug-12-06 02:58 PM   #82 
        - Yeah  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 03:12 PM   #89 
           - WTF!  LiberalUprising   Aug-12-06 10:48 PM   #153 
     - It's not a book ban as such  hedgehog   Aug-12-06 04:04 PM   #123 
  - Common sense would be to interdict terrorism before...  longship   Aug-12-06 02:19 PM   #55 
  - But since they "hate our freedoms" let's just take them all away.  mnhtnbb   Aug-12-06 03:58 PM   #118 
  - Naked and probed, but safe  Loge23   Aug-12-06 02:22 PM   #60 
  - You got to  CJCRANE   Aug-13-06 06:33 AM   #188 
  - If I take a long trip I need  mitchtv   Aug-12-06 02:31 PM   #64 
  - Books, make-up, eye drops etc are not the problem.  hedgehog   Aug-12-06 02:35 PM   #66 
  - Box cutters would have been useless against secured cockpits  mnhtnbb   Aug-12-06 03:50 PM   #115 
     - You're exactly right, but do any of us want to be posting here  hedgehog   Aug-12-06 03:58 PM   #119 
        - Who says the liquids can't be exploded in checked bags?  mnhtnbb   Aug-12-06 06:28 PM   #144 
  - We just sent my mother-in-law home to Texas  Blue_In_AK   Aug-12-06 02:51 PM   #77 
  - Whatta bunch of horseshit.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Aug-12-06 03:06 PM   #84 
  - Thanks for the bit about them giving water away...  greatauntoftriplets   Aug-12-06 03:20 PM   #96 
  - Yes, that was nice to know  Catchawave   Aug-12-06 04:02 PM   #122 
     - Southwest  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 04:06 PM   #125 
        - I love Southwest !  Catchawave   Aug-12-06 04:17 PM   #127 
           - southwest has been the best for us for years. american sucks  seabeyond   Aug-12-06 06:10 PM   #141 
  - More restrictive ban on flights...  davekriss   Aug-12-06 03:22 PM   #99 
  - Now that really sucks  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 03:24 PM   #102 
     - Ditto  davekriss   Aug-12-06 03:27 PM   #103 
     - Given your attitude about other substances  TommyO   Aug-13-06 11:06 AM   #205 
        - If they had the 5th/42nd st library on board  Pavulon   Aug-13-06 12:19 PM   #208 
  - I've heard reports that sometimes people spontaneously combust  leftofthedial   Aug-12-06 03:38 PM   #108 
  - Screaming Babies first please...(nt)  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 03:41 PM   #110 
     - and compulsive yackers  leftofthedial   Aug-12-06 03:54 PM   #116 
     - Nah, duct tape will do for them.  mnhtnbb   Aug-12-06 03:55 PM   #117 
     - I pray that cells  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 04:04 PM   #124 
  - Well, it sucks that I'm going to have to check my bags  Blue-Jay   Aug-12-06 03:46 PM   #113 
  - Nah, what you're supposed to do is chug several liters of bottled water  impeachdubya   Aug-12-06 04:21 PM   #128 
  - I hate that  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 04:34 PM   #131 
  - you mean i am not allowed to get up and pee. gee, never knew that  seabeyond   Aug-12-06 06:13 PM   #142 
     - Oh, yeah, after a while I'll get up and go, too.  impeachdubya   Aug-12-06 08:07 PM   #150 
     - i've had them say something  pitohui   Aug-13-06 11:43 PM   #226 
  - Thank you  MaineDem   Aug-12-06 04:48 PM   #133 
  - My eyes dry out on flights.  No Surrender   Aug-12-06 04:59 PM   #135 
  - No rumor on the reading material  matt819   Aug-12-06 05:18 PM   #139 
  - Not all of Europe has gone crazy Just the UK  GoneOffShore   Aug-12-06 06:17 PM   #143 
  - They didn't use any binary chemicals ever. And I doubt  The_Casual_Observer   Aug-12-06 06:50 PM   #146 
  - I have  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 11:29 PM   #166 
  - Not likely to happen...you sound like you would be a prime candidate  leesa   Aug-12-06 07:20 PM   #147 
  - You cant piss on the street in the UK  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 11:05 PM   #158 
  - Nonsense. NO binary explosives were used in the Bojinka attack  eridani   Aug-12-06 10:45 PM   #152 
  - Truth doesn't matter to some people. But, what gets me is the images...  Roland99   Aug-12-06 11:02 PM   #157 
     - MY POST IS INCORRECT,CANT FIX IT NOW  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 11:12 PM   #159 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-12-06 11:14 PM   #160 
        - Was trying to reply to the up level post  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 11:21 PM   #163 
           - I have no doubt something was afoot but the way this was done...  Roland99   Aug-12-06 11:29 PM   #165 
        - So, how do you get a truckload of ANFO in a carry-on bag?  eridani   Aug-12-06 11:27 PM   #164 
        - Take chemistry get back to me  Pavulon   Aug-12-06 11:39 PM   #169 
           - MI6 did not include ANFO among the various options  eridani   Aug-13-06 03:57 AM   #178 
              - Formulation of TATP  Pavulon   Aug-13-06 10:29 AM   #196 
                 - In other words  eridani   Aug-13-06 08:45 PM   #217 
        - Yes, you are afraid  TommyO   Aug-13-06 11:11 AM   #206 
           - Link  Pavulon   Aug-13-06 12:24 PM   #209 
              - Exactly! Which is why it's stupid to ban water!  TommyO   Aug-13-06 01:45 PM   #211 
  - 99 bottles of beer on the wall  lwfern   Aug-13-06 01:38 AM   #171 
  - I think you bought the BS - sorry but IMO you're one of the sheep  RamboLiberal   Aug-13-06 02:51 AM   #174 
  - Yep, quitting my job  Pavulon   Aug-13-06 10:37 AM   #197 
  - we were at oakland international the better part of the day, and while...  bridgit   Aug-13-06 04:39 AM   #180 
  - True, we're dealing with it. But do most of us have a choice?  Buns_of_Fire   Aug-13-06 06:59 AM   #189 
     - sure, the choice is to vote out these criminals currently in office...  bridgit   Aug-13-06 08:15 AM   #191 
  - Maybe if you'd been flying internationally you'd have a point...  Violet_Crumble   Aug-13-06 06:12 AM   #184 
  - Who knows  Pavulon   Aug-13-06 10:46 AM   #198 
  - This response by Homeland Security is depressing.  wtmusic   Aug-13-06 10:58 AM   #203 
  - So, maybe you should just drive there. Fuck the Airlines.  dave123williams   Aug-13-06 06:04 PM   #214 
  - are they doing this on subways and trains and boats too?  savemefromdumbya   Aug-13-06 08:59 PM   #218 
  - Binary explosive are real. Screening for them is BULLSHIT  Freedom_Aflaim   Aug-13-06 09:42 PM   #219 
  - I think it depends on the airport, but I am glad you were treated well.  MrsGrumpy   Aug-13-06 10:00 PM   #221 
  - THANK YOU for the much-needed reality check. (nt)  AZBlue   Aug-13-06 11:24 PM   #224 
 

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