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Renew Deal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-14-10 04:18 PM
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  -TSA encounter at SAN [San Diego airpoirt] BadgerKid  Nov-14-10 11:28 AM   #0 
  - UnUnrec...nt  boston bean   Nov-14-10 11:29 AM   #1 
  - UnUnrec?  RC   Nov-14-10 12:12 PM   #6 
  - not quite. try again. nt  boston bean   Nov-14-10 03:59 PM   #17 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Nov-14-10 04:05 PM   #19 
  - .  Renew Deal   Nov-14-10 04:18 PM   #23 
  - Short version - guy went to airport looking for trouble and found it.  hedgehog   Nov-14-10 11:34 AM   #2 
  - That't how civil disobedience works.  mudplanet   Nov-14-10 11:50 AM   #3 
  - People who are comfortable being submissive usually don't find trouble.  TexasObserver   Nov-14-10 03:05 PM   #16 
  - Fantastic response TexasObserver.  Matariki   Nov-14-10 04:11 PM   #22 
  - So we should all just submit to government intrusion?  Lucian   Nov-14-10 06:14 PM   #38 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-14-10 11:50 AM   #4 
  - Flying on an airplane is not a civil right.  baldguy   Nov-14-10 11:59 AM   #5 
  - Nor is riding in the front of the bus  sgsmith   Nov-14-10 12:34 PM   #8 
  - So, the author of the story in the OP was singled out because he's racially or ethnically oppressed?  baldguy   Nov-14-10 02:42 PM   #14 
     - Yes, there is evidence that TSA isn't random  sgsmith   Nov-14-10 02:56 PM   #15 
     - Can you back that assertion up with proof?  cleanhippie   Nov-15-10 10:35 AM   #77 
     - Oppression isn't confined to race or ethnicity  gratuitous   Nov-14-10 04:01 PM   #18 
  - The right to privacy is.  Renew Deal   Nov-14-10 04:23 PM   #26 
  - No, you have the right to turn around and get on a train, a bus, or drive on our wonderful  Warren DeMontague   Nov-14-10 06:20 PM   #41 
     - How is the right to travel on a train, bus, drive your self  erikdane   Nov-14-10 06:27 PM   #42 
        - Actually, if you'd been paying attention, you'd realize that they do.  Warren DeMontague   Nov-14-10 11:11 PM   #64 
           - You didn't answer the question  Renew Deal   Nov-15-10 09:51 AM   #76 
              - Either airport security is permissible, or it isn't.  Warren DeMontague   Nov-15-10 02:00 PM   #78 
  - Flying in American airspace is also not a right.  EFerrari   Nov-14-10 06:48 PM   #49 
  - The freedom of movement is protected under Article Four of the Constitution.  Greyhound   Nov-14-10 09:57 PM   #55 
  - This sort of thing can be expanded past air travel  daleo   Nov-14-10 11:03 PM   #61 
     - They now DO have random checks in the street in some places.  ThomCat   Nov-15-10 12:26 AM   #71 
  - I would imagine  B2G   Nov-14-10 12:26 PM   #7 
  - If the videos are a fair representation of what happened  ohheckyeah   Nov-14-10 01:04 PM   #9 
  - If enough people find the new proceedures objectionable ...  spin   Nov-14-10 01:34 PM   #10 
  - And the is the idea our owner corporations are moving to.  RC   Nov-14-10 02:06 PM   #11 
  - Reminds me of "Welcome to the Machine" by Pink Floyd ...  spin   Nov-14-10 05:48 PM   #31 
  - Here you go.  Matariki   Nov-14-10 04:09 PM   #21 
  - Great site ...  spin   Nov-14-10 05:21 PM   #28 
  - I want for everyone to have to be screened the same way.  Ilsa   Nov-14-10 05:12 PM   #27 
  - That sounds fair to me. Just like Congress having the same medical care we have...  spin   Nov-14-10 05:24 PM   #29 
  - Wonder what Congress critters would think of getting the same "security"  csziggy   Nov-14-10 06:34 PM   #45 
  - That would be GREAT.  Warren DeMontague   Nov-14-10 05:56 PM   #34 
  - because it just won't happen, all those people who promise to quit flying neveR do it  pitohui   Nov-14-10 06:06 PM   #36 
  - I remember a time when people used to stand up to the government ...  spin   Nov-14-10 06:31 PM   #43 
  - Boycottflying.com  csziggy   Nov-14-10 06:32 PM   #44 
  - Thanks for the link. (n/t)  spin   Nov-14-10 06:40 PM   #48 
  - signed up  AsahinaKimi   Nov-15-10 08:56 PM   #80 
  - We are closer to that than most people want to even consider  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-14-10 09:59 PM   #56 
     - Totally!!! (n/t)  spin   Nov-14-10 10:53 PM   #60 
  - "Internal Security"  Xicano   Nov-14-10 02:21 PM   #12 
  - "Homeland Security" was and is a name I dislike and distrust ...  spin   Nov-14-10 05:52 PM   #32 
     - I know  TuxedoKat   Nov-14-10 06:14 PM   #39 
  - Alright, it's official  NuclearDem   Nov-14-10 02:27 PM   #13 
  - Honestly, DU is infiltrated isn't it. Is it professional, or just immature attention seekers?  Matariki   Nov-14-10 04:08 PM   #20 
  - The populace is being trained and conditioned into passivity in the face of 'authority'  Mimosa   Nov-14-10 04:20 PM   #24 
  - This story is proof that we have let the terrorists win  Renew Deal   Nov-14-10 04:22 PM   #25 
  - i remeber in the 90s  reggie the dog   Nov-15-10 07:13 AM   #75 
  - You got that right.  GoneOffShore   Nov-15-10 09:10 PM   #82 
  - Big Sis and the TSA have gone crazy and it's a public relations disaster.  sally cat   Nov-14-10 05:36 PM   #30 
  - Meh. If they want the naked pictures of me that badly, they can have them.  Warren DeMontague   Nov-14-10 05:55 PM   #33 
  - Maybe if you were a woman, you'd feel differently.  I Have A Dream   Nov-14-10 06:38 PM   #46 
  - Fair enough.  Warren DeMontague   Nov-15-10 01:12 AM   #74 
  - They came first for the Communists ...  spin   Nov-14-10 06:39 PM   #47 
  - +1 nt  I Have A Dream   Nov-14-10 06:57 PM   #50 
  - +100 n/t  Lugnut   Nov-14-10 11:22 PM   #68 
  - Excuse me. I come from a family of German Jews. We had relatives in the camps.  Warren DeMontague   Nov-15-10 01:10 AM   #72 
     - I see your point ...  spin   Nov-15-10 08:27 PM   #79 
        - I can't speak for anyone else, but the fear hasn't forced me to shut up.  Warren DeMontague   Nov-16-10 12:29 AM   #84 
           - The new push on airport security may be driven by ...  spin   Nov-16-10 10:52 AM   #87 
              - No, I mean there has been a significant amount of noise and outrage about the TSA  Warren DeMontague   Nov-16-10 01:17 PM   #88 
  - Lots of people used to like being a subject of royal power in the 1700s  daleo   Nov-14-10 11:09 PM   #63 
     - And lots of people in caveman times felt that Sabre Toothed Tigers were a bigger threat  Warren DeMontague   Nov-15-10 01:12 AM   #73 
        - The American Revolution was about resistance to arbitrary state power  daleo   Nov-15-10 11:02 PM   #83 
           - You don't understand why there is security in airports?  Warren DeMontague   Nov-16-10 12:30 AM   #85 
              - Security in airports does not necessarily require naked scanners  daleo   Nov-17-10 10:10 PM   #91 
  - well then don't fly, i'm sick of the effin' hysteria  pitohui   Nov-14-10 06:04 PM   #35 
  - A patdown is sexual assault.  Lucian   Nov-14-10 06:18 PM   #40 
  - And, for women, the breasts. nt  tblue37   Nov-14-10 09:40 PM   #53 
     - Yep.  Lucian   Nov-14-10 10:07 PM   #57 
  - False dilemma. The choice should not be aggressive, invasive grope or  tblue37   Nov-14-10 09:39 PM   #52 
  - ^ TBlue nailed it: 'they want to force everyone to go through the scanners"  Mimosa   Nov-14-10 09:47 PM   #54 
  - Then you may salute the flag during your freedom handjob  Sen. Walter Sobchak   Nov-14-10 10:12 PM   #58 
  - Here is the problem  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-14-10 10:16 PM   #59 
  - The simple fact is that a terrorist ...  spin   Nov-14-10 11:05 PM   #62 
     - Trust me I know  nadinbrzezinski   Nov-14-10 11:21 PM   #67 
        - A bunch of people hiding in caves ...  spin   Nov-14-10 11:25 PM   #69 
  - Cancer treatment is voluntary  daleo   Nov-14-10 11:15 PM   #65 
  - What kind of man  GiordanoBruno   Nov-16-10 10:41 AM   #86 
  - I hope it goes to court and the victim sues.  Lucian   Nov-14-10 06:13 PM   #37 
  - If we let them get away with this ...  spin   Nov-14-10 07:01 PM   #51 
     - Mandatory body cavity searches are on the horizon if  LibDemAlways   Nov-14-10 11:21 PM   #66 
        - Damn right!!! (n/t)  spin   Nov-14-10 11:27 PM   #70 
  - Lots of folks on here with a pro TSA bias.  GoneOffShore   Nov-15-10 09:03 PM   #81 
     - This puts DUers in a quandary  Dreamer Tatum   Nov-16-10 01:22 PM   #89 
        - Thanks. You've got it right.  GoneOffShore   Nov-16-10 08:36 PM   #90 
 

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