TSA’s Blogger Bob: bombs too hard to spot unless they look like Road Runner cartoon, by Amy Alkon
Indeed, bombs are too hard to detect by the TSA’s force of unskilled workers who take money for violating American’s dignity, genitals, and Fourth Amendment rights.
The LAX Millennium Bomber plot was discovered, over the phone, by a guy in Seattle — a highly trained FBI agent who heard a guy who had a passport saying he was born in Montreal but speaking with a French-Algerian accent.
That’s how you discover people intending to do harm: With old-fashioned police work. With highly trained intelligence officers.
And you do it long before a plotter ever hits the airport, by using probable cause to root out actual plots; you don’t treat every American, including U.S. Senators, like a potential al Qaeda member.
Read the rest at TSA News.