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TSA to allow small knives, bats, clubs on planes

There are 28 comments on the The Capital-Journal story from Mar 5, 2013, titled TSA to allow small knives, bats, clubs on planes. In it, The Capital-Journal reports that:

Airline passengers will be able to carry small knives, souvenir baseball bats, golf clubs and other sports equipment onto planes beginning next month under a policy change announced Tuesday by the head of the Transportation Security Administration.

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Justin

Richmond, VA

#22 Mar 8, 2013
Cercerning the debate over airport security, perhaps what we need is a compromise. This is America, so let's have a more democratic and consumer driven solution.

What I'm proposing is that when we book a flight, we can choose between a "high security" or "low security" option. Those choosing from one of the low security flights will not be required to pass through security screening. You'll also be entitled to a $20 discount.

“Headed toward the cliff”

Since: Nov 07

Tawas City, Michigan

#23 Mar 8, 2013
Justin wrote:
Cercerning the debate over airport security, perhaps what we need is a compromise. This is America, so let's have a more democratic and consumer driven solution.
What I'm proposing is that when we book a flight, we can choose between a "high security" or "low security" option. Those choosing from one of the low security flights will not be required to pass through security screening. You'll also be entitled to a $20 discount.
Rejected.

As we've seen, it's not just the people on the plane in danger of terrorist take control.

Full strip down & body cavity searches & xrays & MRIs for EVERY passenger, NO exceptions.

Don't like it, then don't fly.

“your life is great”

Since: Aug 09

you poop in clean water

#24 Mar 8, 2013
with all these cuts to the FAA service will be reduced.
which means prices will go up.
soon enough it'll be cheaper to rent a car and pay for the gas to drive wherever it is you want to go.
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or Amtrak will make a huge comeback!

“Happiness comes through giving”

Since: Feb 08

Location hidden

#25 Mar 8, 2013
I guess my electric noogie-blaster still doesn't qualify.
gyp

Sublimity, OR

#26 Mar 12, 2013
Angry White United Pilo wrote:
Watch all negros at the checkpoints. Trouble is coming.
Why would I a hot young white women check your points? TSA has HARD men working LONG hours. And their BIG! So they can handle a small Angry white P like yours.
Philly Cheesesteak

United States

#27 Mar 23, 2013
I think if you pay a $50 fee you should be able to avoid the checkpoint all together. Security screening is for poor people.

Since: Mar 13

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#28 Mar 24, 2013
Interesting
Hugh White

United States

#29 Mar 25, 2013
only stupid, poor people believe the TSA is really protecting them. lol. Security theatre.

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