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No pat-down option: TSA wants body scanner

Travelers who previously chose a pat-down at airports to avoid body scanners may no longer have the option. The US government quietly updated the rules concerning the use of body scanners, letting TSA agents make screening mandatory for some people. 39 more words

Alternative Media

Man Who Outed TSA Lies and Incompetence Speaks Out

Alex Jones speaks with Jon Corbett about his experiences with the TSA, what he thinks of the new law which would allow the TSA to force people through the body scanners and how he was able to so easily fool them.

Big Brother

Holiday Travelers Confront New TSA Body Scanner Rules

(CBS) — Holiday travelers trying to fly into or out of Chicago today are facing new TSA rules. CBS 2’s Sandra Torres explains what it means on a very busy travel day. 273 more words

News

TSA Updates Screening Procedure, Will Mandate Some Passengers Use Full-Body Scanners

Going through airport security is about to get a bit different for some passengers: the Transportation Security Administration can now require some travelers to go through body scanners even if the person asks to get a full-body pat-down instead. 235 more words

What Can Those Airport Body Scanners Actually See?

I am getting ready to spend quite a bit of time traveling starting in two weeks and I decided to do a little research.

I have lost 13 lbs since June, so I don’t really care that much…but I was wondering what those airport body scanners can actually see when I step into them. 70 more words

Features

Change the Gun Debate

Every time there’s a gun massacre, we hear cries from liberals like me for background checks and gun control. Then conservatives blame mentally disturbed “lone wolves” and quote the Second Amendment. 99 more words

Gun Violence

Naked Body Scanner Lobbyist Now Has Control Over TSA’s Budget In Congress

Image Credits: Dan Paluska / Flickr.

A lobbyist who worked for the company that built TSA’s naked body scanners is now working in the government department responsible for TSA spending, it has been revealed. 448 more words

Economic News