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  1. Let's Play "Will I get a Secondary?"
  2. Anyone been through BNA Nashville in the past few weeks?
  3. Witnessing checked baggage inspection?
  4. where can I find a complete list of countries that U.S citizens can visit visa-free?
  5. TSA guy was so nice!
  6. Coming soon? Laptops can stay in "checkpoint-friendly" bags
  7. Elimination of no ID?
  8. the official tsa reason why children must be screened
  9. TSA in Blue shirts!
  10. Airline safety briefing question
  11. why does the CBP officer(land crossing & airport) refuse to stamp my US passport?
  12. TSA now has arrest powers?
  13. BDO's at SFO - News Article
  14. What are passengers rights with regard to the TSA?
  15. TSA "testing" pilots with only ID checks
  16. tsa (accidently) pepper sprays 5 pax at sjc (today, may 21)
  17. Schneier on Security: Airlines Profiting from TSA Rules
  18. Sea-tac: Poster Child for the Folly of Airport Security
  19. charging for 1st bag vs. TSA. What to do?
  20. AA to charge for FIRST checked bag
  21. Trying to prevent statistically rare events
  22. (Very) "Special" LAX Celeb Service by the TSA
  23. LAX accepts credit cards as photo ID
  24. SSSS isn't that bad!
  25. Annoyed with SN in NBO
  26. Another TSA TV fluff piece
  27. Ack.. TPA has mud on it's face
  28. The Science Behind the Liquid Restriction
  29. Laptop out of case: Why in the US but not in the UK?
  30. Here's a new reason to be wanded
  31. Soft Sided Zipper Luggage
  32. I'm Featured On Good Morning America Tomorrow With TSA Check Point Tips
  33. Yogurt - what is it? Is it secure?
  34. For those that believe the TSA is worthless
  35. For my fellow TSOs ... excuses!!!
  36. tsa at pvd--u tell me ?
  37. visual inspection of the liquid bag
  38. ACY - What's the deal with the full body pat down
  39. How to end a conversation with USCIS
  40. On-arrival security checks in Singapore?
  41. The perfect crime?
  42. Easy way around the freedom baggie restriction
  43. Current Baggie X-ray?
  44. What to expect for newbie/first-time flyer
  45. Anothe reason all airport employees need to be fully screened
  46. Surviving TSA bullying…How to guide…?
  47. Great job DEN TSA!
  48. Great Video
  49. Who picks up the tab for El Al's ground security?
  50. Italian citizen detained for 10 days for no reason
  51. TSA hassles journalist and violates his constitutional rights at DCA
  52. the official tsa reason why we must remove our shoes
  53. LHR carry-on baggage - how strictly enforced?
  54. The Telegraph: Airline terror trial shown liquid bomb exploding
  55. Kipster getting grilled on C-SPAN (5-14)
  56. birth certificate for 6mo old for domestic travel?
  57. NYT Christopher Caldwell on "First Class Privilege"
  58. Is a Carton of Cigarettes Allowed in Carry-on Luggage?
  59. No BP check after WTMD this morning at RDU...
  60. Students are a "Security Threat"
  61. Experiences crossing between Canada/USA on I-89?
  62. First impressions of the "new" BWI checkpoint
  63. Using a digicam (with video) on takeoff/landing?
  64. TSA doing security at SDF Convention Center for Obama tonight
  65. Terminal Dump at BUF
  66. Incident at MSY
  67. How To Open a Suitcase
  68. director of the federal air marshal service to retire at year-end
  69. TSA Wait Times
  70. The image problem of SSSS
  71. Oh no! Electricity Botching Up Our Takeoffs!
  72. USPS Aiding Terrorists..
  73. Black Diamond: off to a rough start?
  74. Are the puffers on their way out?
  75. The best idea ever.
  76. MMW Images-Blogger Bob Delivers!
  77. Airport Security: What would happen if we got rid of it?
  78. Photos of American Airlines Boeing 767 with missing panel
  79. A Second Good Photo ID (US)
  80. For those who think TSA is Nuts, not really after IST
  81. Best gift for Mom for Mother's Day yet:
  82. Electronics and security lines
  83. Map of States Given Extensions to RealID..
  84. Military escort or something else?
  85. New Flyer? Here is some help
  86. A Dream Fulfilled
  87. Security Breach at STL
  88. Terminal Switching: JFK, BOS, EWR, SFO, LAX vs ATL, DEN, ORD, CLT
  89. No criminal checks for foreign workers at UK airports
  90. Is that a banana in your pocket?
  91. Global Entry
  92. Checking Firearms questions
  93. Flying with fish...
  94. Woman unloading on TSA
  95. tsa launches employee screening pilot programs at 7 airports
  96. strange question at LGA on monday...
  97. New TSA lines mean 'Elite lines' going away?
  98. Tarmac Photography
  99. Mini-TSA U.V. Flashlight
  100. My "Fake" Drivers License is a Done Deal
  101. TSA ID checkers enforcing carryon size/limits?
  102. Data gathering at Park Lot C (LAX)
  103. Where the ID nonsense is going..
  104. Aparently FAMs have issues with being listed as terrorists, too
  105. was this a FAM?
  106. Can I check my shaving kit?
  107. Sand is not allowed
  108. Just a few thoughts...
  109. McCains opinion of TSA
  110. Oh, This is Good News - For Terrorists?
  111. Shoes and chemo
  112. TSA ID checker questions my DM card
  113. Grandpa flying and insulin
  114. Is it worth complaining?
  115. Help, my wife was assaulted on the Dulles tarmac
  116. Can I check Bacardi 151?
  117. Summary of security and liquids rules from a recent trip to 17 countries
  118. does the law/courts say ID is not required to...
  119. new info from TSA re: airlines requesting ID
  120. tsa approves new tamper-evident bags for duty free liquids for flights leaving the us
  121. nelson mandela... TERRORIST!
  122. gas bill NOT acceptable ID
  123. Doing time in an airport cattle chute
  124. So sad - this is NOT the America I think of
  125. Duty Free/Liquids
  126. TSA can search our computers, too?
  127. The Power of Travel
  128. File under "irony:" Air Marshals grounded by no-fly list
  129. USA Today article - Coast Guard too busy with security to save lives
  130. Anyone help with a TSA brief
  131. TSA has changed policies online check in & kiosks check in, too
  132. Travel to Mexico, US Passport Expires in 3 months
  133. So much for Real ID
  134. Any amateur radio advice from TSOs?
  135. Luggage - Anyone Ever Wrap/Secure Bag Contents? Results?
  136. How can I get my luggage inspected in front of me?
  137. Quiet protest
  138. one bag rule, gone?
  139. Harold and Kumar go to the airport...
  140. Pilot calls security alert for "Arabic" book - UA 581 - PDX-ORD - 4/25
  141. Monday morning TSA Blog Update!
  142. DHS to harass boaters - new requirements coming.
  143. lhr security checks
  144. TSA: New List of Acceptable ID's
  145. Ga. Senators: ATL Security Ill-Prepared For Summer Travel Rush
  146. ID plan meant to clear fliers of suspicion
  147. Baggage searched for explosives at T station
  148. TSA and Continental Airlines Expand Paperless Boarding Pass Program
  149. Fed agents do unpublicized security check at Providence train station
  150. Security breach at Salt Lake International
  151. MIA CBP & code on landing card
  152. A friendly reminder from one of your resident TSOs
  153. Homeland Security Shirt
  154. SimpliFly and SimplFly
  155. How long of a knife blade can you take on board?
  156. metals collar stays - any hassle?
  157. No joy
  158. TSA deployse cute dogs!
  159. Have You Deliberately Circumvented a Security Procedure?
  160. Blogger Bob makes his TV debut!
  161. The View From Gate 14 - Commentary from Peggy Noonan in today's Wall Street Journal
  162. Customs question: can I bring canned meat into the US?
  163. How do you get put on No Fly List
  164. TSO takes gun through security at DEN, doesn't get fired.
  165. Mesa Pilot Loses his Laptop with Security Codes
  166. Terminal Madness (NY Times)
  167. Pretty funny TSA video
  168. TSA Blog: Safety & Privacy Concerns re: the MMW WBI
  169. CMH asst FSD speaking in my class right now
  170. Greyhound security checks
  171. ATL - Mezzanine TSA Checkpoint
  172. My Passport Was Stolen Today
  173. TSOs -- Can I carryon a tent?
  174. "random" gate checks on Amtrak this morning
  175. Taking a digital camera through the checkpoint
  176. Can I Take Pictures Of TSA Employees?
  177. OAK Implements Expert/Casual/Family Security Lanes
  178. TSA to buy Hundreds of Advanced X-Ray Units and 30 Millimeter Wave Whole Body Imagers
  179. Acceptable ID
  180. Chertoff DEMANDS that airlines implement pax Exit fingerprinting - politics of fear
  181. Good visa site
  182. Total Crock: DOD, DHS find voice in blogs
  183. More Pathetic Grandstanding: Airport employees will plant tree for Earth Day
  184. 9th Circuit: Customs Can Rummage Through Your Laptop
  185. TSA and airline policies on dealing with passengers with one name
  186. Flights inside the EU with turkish passport + schengen visa (Ryanair)
  187. KHIAI bag tags?
  188. Will Fraudulent Pakistani Charges Put Us on Terror List?
  189. Column: "TSA: Taking Something Always"
  190. TSA encounters brief metal detector problem at DFW
  191. Midget terrorists
  192. Hey Bart, help a brother out
  193. Blissfully quiet this morning @ PHX
  194. Barricade cart when pilots need to enter the cabin
  195. TSA-approved locks: Use them or not?
  196. What would happen if I refused the second, gate side "random" screening?
  197. Since when did passports become a security threat? X-rayed at FRA
  198. ‘We have to prepare for attacks that don’t fit our procedures,’ TSA says
  199. Illigal emigrants at domenstic flight LGA - ORD
  200. the 2007 dhs annual employee survey results
  201. LAX will use body imaging scanning
  202. Jenny Craig meals and TSA?
  203. Praying passenger is removed from plane
  204. Air Marshall Training a "National Disgrace"
  205. SFO international transfer to domestic
  206. ROA Alert: Only screening machine broken. All carryons being hand checked.
  207. Hawley: "[Secure Flight] is back on track"
  208. Palm Beach Post: Woman, 74, who refused screening lands in jail
  209. Best airports for security rubdown?
  210. LAS: slowest ID check in the nation
  211. New security camera can 'see' through clothes
  212. TSA uniforms left out at ORD
  213. Shocking development. BC transit police have been using Tasers on fare Jumpers.
  214. NYPD to check every subway train during Pope visit
  215. One Quart size bag
  216. Funny Comic
  217. Schneier on Security: Third Annual Movie-Plot Threat Contest
  218. One reason the TSA gets on my nerves
  219. TSA Stuck Hand down my Pants
  220. U.S. Customs To Pilot International Registered Traveler Program
  221. Chicago Sun-Times: Security breach hits O'Hare
  222. Current liquid rules in the USA and Singapore?
  223. My Experience with a Lost Drivers License
  224. So do you think Federal Marshals can prevent hijackings?
  225. Chertoff says "fingerprints aren't personal data"
  226. Recent experience with TSA amounted to physical assault
  227. Underwear of particular interest to security..
  228. No Groping at FRA?
  229. EU likely to be compelled to release entire list of prohibited items
  230. 6 U.S. cities caught cutting yellow-light time to raise red-light-camera revenue
  231. Why can't TSA waive SSSS for AA pax displaced by MD-80 mess?
  232. Quotes from new thread on TSA blog
  233. TSA Screener Saves Baby's Life
  234. Kip on ABC News - again.
  235. Alternative to shoes
  236. Shouldn't the FAA have been doing its job all along..
  237. UK Immigration, Officious and Ornery!
  238. Am i going to get SSSS'ed?
  239. I want to stick to my knitting
  240. Can pilot give out routing info before the flight?
  241. TSA has plans to screen ALL cargo
  242. Bomb Proofing a 747
  243. High School band held on charter flight by TSA
  244. Screener qualifications?
  245. Orlando city officials meet with TSA re: MCO service, demand details on liquids ban
  246. Activists seek oversight of TSA screeners
  247. Article:No ID needed to board plane
  248. TSA - LAX United
  249. Federal News Radio: TSA Checks Itself
  250. PDX security supervisors are very funny!