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TSA spreads its wings to Tennessee highways

TSA spreads its wings to Tennessee highways

Old Oct 19, 11, 9:14 pm
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TSA spreads its wings to Tennessee highways

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sm8ah...layer_embedded

*headdesk*
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Old Oct 19, 11, 9:30 pm
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Note to DHS: Our interstate infrastructure doesn't need terrorists to fail, neglect is the real reason; it could use some cash infusion, however.....
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Old Oct 19, 11, 9:34 pm
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Gag ...
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Old Oct 19, 11, 9:35 pm
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Originally Posted by FlyingUnderTheRadar View Post
Gag ...
That was my first reaction.
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Old Oct 19, 11, 9:54 pm
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Hey! If you don't like the TSA, take a train.... oh wait....
If you don't like the TSA, take a bus.... ummm... nix that....
If you don't like the TSA, drive.... errr... be sure to skip Georgia too.
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Old Oct 19, 11, 9:55 pm
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Walk?
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Old Oct 19, 11, 10:37 pm
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Originally Posted by cyclogenesis View Post
Walk?
Just wait. Walking is a form of transportation, too.

There is hope, though. I like a couple of the comments chiding militias for doing nothing.
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Old Oct 19, 11, 11:39 pm
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You did notice that they had "explosive and drug sniffing dogs"

Hence the real reason for the checkpoint. TSA is all show about terrorists, but is being turned into an arm of the DEA, regardless of what the Constitution says.
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Old Oct 20, 11, 7:10 am
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Originally Posted by Global_Hi_Flyer View Post
TSA is all show about terrorists, but is being turned into an arm of the DEA, regardless of what the Constitution says.
Of course it is because there is zero chance of the TSA ever intercepting an actual (as opposed to imaginary) terrorist. Nil. Nada.

So what else are 60,000+ workers going to do ? Become a de facto law enforcement agency. Some predicted this back in 2002 (no names ).
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Old Oct 20, 11, 7:14 am
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you have got to be kidding me! waste of money!
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Old Oct 20, 11, 10:33 am
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I chuckled at:

"Where is a terrorist most apt to be found? Not these days on an airplane" -Bill Gibbons, Commissioner, Tennessee Dept. of Safety
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Old Oct 20, 11, 11:15 am
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Who wrote this?

Paging Dr. Spellcheck...

"You're probably use to seeing..." ??

"Timothy McVay" ??

What does it take to get a journalism degree these days?
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Old Oct 20, 11, 11:35 am
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What does it take to get a journalism degree these days?
Apparently, nt much.
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Old Oct 20, 11, 1:09 pm
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Oh, good, encouraging "see something say something (SSSS)" on the highways. That'll go over real well in Boston.

"Yeah, officer, a guy just cut me off. And another! And another! One guy shot me a suspicious looking finger. Hey, somebody else just shot me. Man, it's a mess out here..."

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Old Oct 20, 11, 3:02 pm
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They were apparently at the recent Balloon Fiesta in ABQ 2 weeks ago, though what exactly they were doing is still a mystery.

I am all for getting the TSA out of our airports, but this is NOT what I had in mind!
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