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Makes you miss the old $5,000 hammers, doesn’t it?

I’ve been ranting about the TSA again, so this infographic is timely. A sample is below, but click through for the whole thing:

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We pass the extra cost on to you!

Anyone who cares about security and personal liberties should be picketing to have the TSA defunded at this point: About six months later, Bob chimed in again, writing a post in response to questions about the MacBook Air, a new … Continue reading

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Schneier on Security Theater

If you care about security and TSA shenanigans, you really ought to be reading Bruce Schneier’s blog. It’s updated with much less frequency than most, so it won’t overwhelm you, and he’s one of the best in the biz: He … Continue reading

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As In The Iran-Iraq War, There Are No Good Guys, But We’ll Arm Both Sides Anyway

TSA vs. Texas Tea People. A threat from the federal government to shut down Texas airports or cancel flights may have killed legislation by Tea Party conservatives in the Texas Capitol to prohibit federal Transportation Security Administration agents from conducting … Continue reading

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