Have you ever snuck through TSA security, without being a passenger? Chances are unlikely, however for one passenger she’s managed to sneak through airport security at least 10 different times!! Per the NY Post, The 66-year-old “serial...Show More Summary
It's day 2 of the government shutdown; but what does that actually mean? In short: "Essential" government services will still run even if employees aren't getting paid - USPS, TSA, Social Security Other "non-essential" government employees will be "furloughed" and...
A woman who's become known as the "Serial Stowaway" thanks to her repeated attempts to sneak onto commercial flights has been arrested once again. Marilyn Jean Hartman, 66, was detained last week after officials tell the Chicago Tribune she made it past TSA at O'Hare and spent the night in...
If the government shuts down, all active-duty troops keep working, as well as other essential staff, like TSA screeners and the FBI. Unlike Congress, however, they will not be paid.
While a government shut down doesn’t interfere with air traffic control and TSA’s front line screeners — both considered essential — that the FAA’s registration office closes and that could delay new aircraft deliveries. That would delay...Show More Summary
Marilyn Hartman, aged 66, keeps getting on planes without a ticket. Sometimes she's successful, sometimes she isn't. She once tried to fly to Hawaii because she said she thought she had cancer and that's where she wanted to die. She says she feels safe in airports. Continue reading Serial Stowaway Gets Through TSA, Flies to London Without Ticket...
A deer is more likely to kill you than a terrorist. You’re more likely to die in a bathtub. The TSA has likely killed more people than terrorists have by causing people to drive instead of fly. If there were active terrorist plots to take down airplanes in the U.S. Show More Summary
One place you probably shouldn't stage a bomb scare? The airport. Yet one brilliant production team thought it would a good idea to film the smuggling of a phony bomb through the security checkpoint at Newark Liberty International Airport — without running it by the TSA! At least seven people were arrested on Thursday after security detected [...]
Chris Christie, the much-reviled former New Jersey governor, learned that he will no longer be treated like the important person he pretends to be. Yesterday at Newark Liberty International Airport Christie headed straight to the special...Show More Summary
TSA had to let Christie know that his special treatment is over. Former (insert noise of joy here) Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey is used to VIP treatment. During his time as New Jersey’s top state official, he billed taxpayers hundreds...Show More Summary
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Yesterday was quite an eventful day at Newark Airport. First ex-governor Chris Christie made the news for being denied access to the VIP entrance at Newark Airport, though that isn't the only eventful thing that allegedly happened at the airport yesterday. Every so often we see reports on just how bad of a job the TSA is doing. Show More Summary
Seven people said to be working for a reality show produced by Endemol Shine for CNBC were arrested at Newark Liberty International Airport with a fake explosive. According to the TSA, they "attempted to intentionally carry through the...Show More Summary
CBS News reports: Being governor is so yesterday. Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie learned the hard way that his special treatment is over. Christie tried to circumvent a TSA checkpoint at Newark Liberty International Airport Terminal C Thursday morning. Show More Summary
One way to get out of paying airline pet fees is to stuff your beloved pet inside your checked baggage right between the multiple sweatshirts you’re never going to wear. The downside is you’ll have to spend the rest of your life being...Show More Summary
The personnel case played out in 2015 — two years before Administrator David Pekoske took office — and the disciplinary change occurred under a temporary administrator.
For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, here are a few great deals we stumbled on while browsing the web this morning: –ZOLO Halo Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Smart Speaker with Alexa and Powerful Sound, Voice Control, Streams Amazon Music Unlimited,...Show More Summary
OF COURSE THEY DID: Once, in Portugal, at airport security, about thirty years ago, I got frisked for saying I had a nuclear submarine in my pocket. TSA Actually Frisks Woman for Doing Texas Tech’s ‘Finger Gun’ at Houston Airport.
SECURITY THEATER OF THE ABSURD: TSA Actually Frisks Woman for Doing Texas Tech’s ‘Finger Gun’ at Houston Airport.
NY Daily: TSA is not a fan of Texas Tech’s “finger gun” salute. A 19-year-old sophomore from Texas Tech said she was pulled aside by a TSA agent when trying to board a flight over the holidays because she made a gun gesture to a man wearing a Red Raiders sweatshirt. Diana Durkin told BuzzFeed […]