Government sanctioned sexual molestation has gone too far. They are illegal, but they could put the 'thrill' back in flying!
The American public should show their displeasure by refusing body scans and physical molestation by Transportation Security Administration.
Such searches will continue only as long as the public refuses. Holiday flyers have a perfect opportunity to refuse - would could draw attention as it gums up the national transportation network.
This continued and gradual theft of individual rights is one reason I don't fly anymore. I worked for an airline. I loved flying in the old days. Frequently I'd get off work at 10 or 1 1 p.m. at Los Angeles International, board a plane and fly to Seattle or Portsmouth overnight - getting great night's sleep.
On the return trip to LA, I be awakened and served a filet migon steak and champagne breakfast, offboard and go home for rest of the morning. Travel was fast and easy. I designed a system to move bags from airliner to baggage area as quickly as 30 seconds after opening the hatch door.
Now, that freedom and convenience has been replaced by bureaucrat whackjobs applying increasing frustrating and ineffective rules and regulations.
PROFILE - that's the solution. 60 YO Iowa grannies ain't a threat. Mormon infants in diapers ain't a threat. If you can't look at a couple and tell whether they are likely to make homicide bombers out of their babies, then the bureaucrats should be loose on the public. Read the rest of this entry »