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panader0 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-27-09 03:01 PM
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7. Cat Stevens is on the no-fly list
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  -Should Posters in TSA Threads Have To Disclose MineralMan  Dec-27-09 02:43 PM   #0 
  - I was going to vote other but I couldn't think of anything funny to say.  Forkboy   Dec-27-09 02:48 PM   #1 
  - Sometimes you feel like a nut...  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 02:55 PM   #4 
     - If you fly a lot, the TSA stuff is routine and they have gotten pretty good at it. The people who  timeforpeace   Dec-27-09 03:42 PM   #36 
  - Is that a flamewar in your pocket or is your underwear just on fire?  NoPasaran   Dec-27-09 02:52 PM   #2 
  - It's my underwear, I think. Something's burning, anyhow...  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 02:54 PM   #3 
     - Anyway, I made three round trip flights this year  NoPasaran   Dec-27-09 03:34 PM   #29 
  - Other: No, but it would lend credence. I've got my son and ex-husband on a flight  blondeatlast   Dec-27-09 02:55 PM   #5 
  - Thanks for that. Yes, if people who flew regularly posted that they  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:04 PM   #10 
  - where's your dog in this fight?  ibegurpard   Dec-27-09 02:58 PM   #6 
  - Given that I could put a rather large explosive force in a standard  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:08 PM   #11 
  - Cat Stevens is on the no-fly list  panader0   Dec-27-09 03:01 PM   #7 
  - What's your point? My 7yr old cousin is on the no-fly list..that database still has problem  HipChick   Dec-27-09 03:40 PM   #34 
  - This is actually sort of a serious poll and post.  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:02 PM   #8 
  - I flew weekly for over a decade for biz..  HipChick   Dec-27-09 03:16 PM   #15 
     - I'm more concerned with the ones who never fly.  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:17 PM   #17 
        - Exactly..  HipChick   Dec-27-09 03:21 PM   #19 
        - I saw someone complaining the other day about having to  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:25 PM   #21 
           - I have to carry 2 laptops at all time...take each of them out  HipChick   Dec-27-09 03:39 PM   #32 
              - On one flight, back in the late 80s, the battery on my laptop  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:42 PM   #37 
        - how many people in the civil rights movement had "No dog in the hunt"  Sen. Walter Sobchak   Dec-27-09 03:37 PM   #30 
           - I didn't have a dog in the hunt during the civil rights movement,  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:40 PM   #33 
           - the first time someone goes postal on a Amtrak or Greyhound  HipChick   Dec-27-09 03:41 PM   #35 
              - well a dude in Canada got beheaded by a schizophrenic on Greyhound  Sen. Walter Sobchak   Dec-27-09 03:44 PM   #40 
              - Wasn't there that throat-slashing incident in Canada on  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:44 PM   #41 
  - and credit card numbers when posting in threads about credit companies/banks  Solly Mack   Dec-27-09 03:04 PM   #9 
  - How is saying you fly a couple or a dozen times a year  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:09 PM   #12 
     - I was referring to credit card numbers  Solly Mack   Dec-27-09 03:11 PM   #13 
        - OK. But the two things are hardly similar.  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:13 PM   #14 
           - I wasn't comparing the 2...just asking people to post their credit card numbers  Solly Mack   Dec-27-09 03:17 PM   #16 
              - Ah, I see. Never mind, then. Carry on...  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:19 PM   #18 
  - I flew twice this month. In-state, Southwest. Had the same crew on both return trips.  NYC_SKP   Dec-27-09 03:24 PM   #20 
  - Cool. I did that a few years ago, with several flights and the same  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:27 PM   #22 
  - I only flew once since 911  treestar   Dec-27-09 03:27 PM   #23 
  - Yeah, it was sort of like a European airport, where there are always  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:30 PM   #25 
  - I flew 100,000 miles this year, fuck the TSA and CATSA too  Sen. Walter Sobchak   Dec-27-09 03:29 PM   #24 
  - OK. Thanks for an informed post. You fly. You experience it.  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:31 PM   #27 
  - Today. Just got home.  proud2BlibKansan   Dec-27-09 03:30 PM   #26 
  - How'd your trip go? Were you given a full body-cavity search?  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:32 PM   #28 
     - Trip was fine. The only difference we noticed was they seemed to spend more time looking at bags  proud2BlibKansan   Dec-27-09 04:10 PM   #43 
  - None of our business (nt)  bigwillq   Dec-27-09 03:38 PM   #31 
  - There was an option for that. I assume you clicked it.  MineralMan   Dec-27-09 03:43 PM   #38 
     - Yes, I did (nt)  bigwillq   Dec-27-09 03:46 PM   #42 
  - Purity tests... good idea. nt  ipaint   Dec-27-09 03:43 PM   #39 

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