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    Fake bomb gets through TSA and onto flight

    An undercover Transportation Security Administration inspector reportedly brought a mock improvised explosive device stashed in his pants through two layers of security and was cleared to board a commercial flight last month.The New York Post reports that the TSA's special operations team staged a mock intrusion at the airport on Feb. 25. The inspector brought the mock "bomb" through a magnetometer, which failed to detect the device, a source told the paper.The other security check that failed to catch the mock device was a pat-down, according to the report.

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    This isn't a problem, bombs were also approved for carry on with knives.
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    Bet kyour sweetass that if a little girl or and old Grandma type was carrying it they would have found it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bayern View Post
    Bet your sweetass that if a little girl or and old Grandma type was carrying it they would have found it.
    Yep.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bayern View Post
    Bet kyour sweetass that if a little girl or and old Grandma type was carrying it they would have found it.
    This confirms my suspicions that they just love thoroughly groping me.
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