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YOY Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-06-06 02:46 PM
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7. Most of us are "searched" one form or another
Edited on Fri Jan-06-06 02:56 PM by YOY
I have made know my feeling about the taking off of one's shoes very vocally in line.

"One twitchy freak tries to light his gasoline soaked shoes on a plane and now the rest of us have to waste our time..." I mean did you see a picture of the "shoe bomber"??? Did he look right in the head??? Do you think the fact that his shoes both looked and smelled (not in the normal way) funny might have had something to do with it???

You want to search this freak? Go right ahead?

Taking one's shoes off is a waste of time. A magnetic detector is just fine by me as is security keeping an eye open for suspicious (of all colors please) characters. Searching a granny's purse so they can confiscate and destroy nail clippers is a waste of everybodys' time, energy, and money (and reminiscent of a fascist state...)
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