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© Glenn McCoy

“They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.” – Ben Franklin.

UPDATE: Here’s a case where the TSA arrested someone for taking off too many clothes.



  1. Flying on an airplane is patronization of a privately operated service. The 4th Amendment doesn’t apply.

    Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 9:14 pm | Permalink
  2. Well, then again, TSA isn’t privately operated. It’s a government agency. So, maybe it does.

    Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 9:16 pm | Permalink
  3. Iron Knee wrote:

    Not to mention that airports are owned by the government.

    And even if they were completely privately owned, that doesn’t justify assault.

    Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 9:47 pm | Permalink