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Michael (Of the Devil) Chertoff and his connection to Katrina


Did you know that Chertoff was the one in charge of New Orleans relief post the levee break?  That should be interesting to everyone because as I mentioned in a previous post, Chertoff is the one behind the naked body scanners.  Why should we be concerned about these two things and the Chertoff connection? I … Continue reading

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The new pat downs at the airports actually ARE a MUTHAFVKA!!!!


Hello, fellow people!  Just getting back in town and settling in.  I can truly attest to the fact that those pat downs cross a serious line!  I had a connecting flight and at that particular airport I was subjected to the new pat downs (because I opted out of the naked scanners).  I can tell … Continue reading

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TSA brings mother in wheelchair to tears along with a part-time radio personality for “opting out”


Hello all!  Okay, this is yet another ‘critical thinking advised’ post.  I hear over and over how people have been persuaded to believe that giving up our right to privacy for the sake of more ‘security’ is what we must do.  I’m thoroughly amazed by how far along they (big government) have conditioned us to … Continue reading

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Body Scan Images From Security Checkpoints Were Saved By Feds


Well, what can I say? Despite past statements by federal agencies such as the TSA that images from body scanners were not and could not be saved or recorded, a government agency has admitted to storing approximately 35,000 body scan images, CNET reports. According to CNET, “U.S. Marshals Service admitted this week that it had … Continue reading

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Airport Worker Warned In Scanner Ogling Claim


The 25-year-old worker made lewd comments after his colleague Jo Margetson, 29, mistakenly strayed into the scanner, which can see through clothes to produce an image of the body, the Sun newspaper reported.  The case is believed to be the first of its kind since the full-body scanners were rushed into service at a number … Continue reading

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House approves bill to limit use of body scanners


BOISE — The House has approved a measure limiting the use of X-ray body scanners at security checkpoints in Idaho airports and government buildings. Under the bill passed 58-9 Thursday, security officers could only operate the machines to scan people who have failed a prior security test, such as a metal detector. Athol Republican Rep. … Continue reading