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Old Apr 28, 09, 3:33 pm   #1
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Take Your Kids to Work Day at DHS HQs

Here's a little humor for everyone because we always need it, from one of the internal news bulletins that are sent out.

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Hundreds of DHS employees brought their children to work on Thursday as part of a national campaign to allow children to experience, first hand, where their parents or guardians work.

At TSA more than 200 young people between the ages of 8 and 18 participated in the day’s activities, which included opening remarks by Acting Administrator Gale Rossides, technology and wanding demonstrations, canine demonstrations, a theater presentation, and an ice cream social. Also, University Park Airport, located in State College, Pa., hosted events that involved many TSA employees who work at the airport and their children.
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"And this is where Mommy/Daddy trashes others' civil liberties..."
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Old Apr 28, 09, 4:24 pm   #3
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"And this is where Mommy/Daddy trashes others' civil liberties..."
"And this is how you do a goose step ..."

Wonder if they showed their kids how strip searches worked?
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Old Apr 28, 09, 4:46 pm   #4
  
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Does the facility have a paranoia practice room?
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Old Apr 28, 09, 5:02 pm   #5
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a theater presentation,
Yaaaay, a puppet show!

Oh no, the tewwowist wolf is going to catch the sheep!

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A 'wanding demonstration'? Seriously??? Isn't there anyone @ DHS w/even an ounce (much less 3.4 of them) of sense?

Should we start a pool on how many times '9/11' (TM) was invoked during the opening remarks, btw?

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Old Apr 28, 09, 5:27 pm   #7
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Does the facility have a paranoia practice room?
What part of "Headquarters" did you miss?
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Mommy/Daddy's take on why it's so easy to evade "security":



"Not my job!"

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Does the facility have a paranoia practice room?
You must have missed the announcement about DHS' new HQ

http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/trave...ationists.html

Elizabeths Hospital in Washington was founded in 1852 as an insane asylum. It is the site of a $3.4 billion headquarters for the Homeland Security Department, the largest public building project since the Pentagon during World War II.
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Looks like this Idiot forgot his sock puppet:

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Looks like this Idiot forgot his sock puppet:

I'm not sure which is the Idiot and which is the puppet.
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Old Apr 28, 09, 6:33 pm   #12
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Here's a little humor for everyone because we always need it, from one of the internal news bulletins that are sent out.



How many tax dollars did this pointless exercise consume?
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Old Apr 28, 09, 6:34 pm   #13
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Kids, meet our employee of the year!

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What kind of message does that send

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Here's a little humor for everyone because we always need it, from one of the internal news bulletins that are sent out. Quote: "and an ice cream social."
My gosh, they allowed the children to eat those banned explosive GELS!
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Old Apr 28, 09, 9:27 pm   #15
  
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Looks like this Idiot forgot his sock puppet:

That was freakin funny.
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