Charles Krauthammer: Public outcry - ...

Charles Krauthammer: Public outcry - 'don't touch my junk'

There are 5 comments on the Las Cruces Sun-News story from Nov 19, 2010, titled Charles Krauthammer: Public outcry - 'don't touch my junk'. In it, Las Cruces Sun-News reports that:

Ah, the airport, where modern folk heroes are made. The airport, where that inspired flight attendant did what everyone who's ever been in the spam-in-a-can crush of a flying aluminum tube -- where we collectively pretend that a clutch of peanuts is a meal and a seat cushion is a "flotation device" - has always dreamed of doing: pull the lever, ...

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Del

Albuquerque, NM

#1 Nov 19, 2010
Way to go Charles! Now you are showing why you have accolades for writing. Please put your abilities to good use more often.
Notsofast

United States

#2 Nov 19, 2010
Hammerman knocks out two in a row. BRAVO!
Ur VERY confused

Brighton, MI

#3 Nov 19, 2010
If you don't want them touching you then stop flying off the handle with the criticism and accusations every time someone gets past airport security. TSA is responding to the backlash more than the threat of terrorism.
Fred

Los Alamos, NM

#4 Nov 19, 2010
And the fact that their focus is in the wrong place is what worries me.
Cato

Albuquerque, NM

#5 Nov 20, 2010
I think this is the first time I have read a Krauthammer column that I agreed with completely. The current TSA procedures and methods for selecting people are crazy if they start pulling little old ladies out of line and molest them. The unspoken truth is that only more invasive procedures would catch determined terrorists, and I don't think even Homeland Security thinks it can get away with routine body cavity searches of travellers.

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