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TSA to allow small knives on planes



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Stewardess Union not happy. Fearful of their safety. TSA says "tough shite as it doesn't effect the overall integrity of the plane."

I agree with the TSA. Move in the right direction. Keep going...

But funny they still don't allow box-cutters.







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CptBengal
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TSA says "tough shite as it doesn't effect the overall integrity of the plane."



this is fricking hilarious.






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WikiTiger
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TSA to allow small knives on planes


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But funny they still don't allow box-cutters.


what about fingernail clippers?






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kclsufan
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TSA says "tough shite as it doesn't effect the overall integrity of the plane."

It will if a terrorist manages to knife the pilot.






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kclsufan
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what about fingernail clippers?

That's a no-go. A terrorist may clip the pilot's cuticles too short so he can't properly handle the controls. Mayhem will follow.






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Placebeaux
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LOL at the belief that box cutters highjacked planes.





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C
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LOL at the belief that box cutters highjacked planes.


Yep. it's babysteps.






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TK421
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. Fearful of their safety. TSA says "tough shite as it doesn't effect the overall integrity of the plane."


Neither does my fricking toothpaste.






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crimsonsaint
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Lol. Me and some friends flew home yesterday. TSA made one friend throw away his Swiss Army knife before boarding.





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Queen
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Swiss Army knife


I went through Nola four or five times with mine in my purse. Houston caught me and took it away.






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crimsonsaint
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His flight was from N.O. to Vegas. I guess N.O. allowed it but Vegas wouldn't. Either that or he checked it when departing N.O.





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Mootsman
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How nice of the gate rapers.





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BamaFan89
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Starting April 25, passengers going through U.S. airports can bring on board Swiss Army-type knives -- specifically, ones with blades no longer than 2.36 inches.


What, exactly, do they consider a "Swiss Army-type" knife? Just one that folds and is under 2.36 inches in blade length?






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Placebeaux
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If you let a Macguyver style terrorist on a plane with a swiss army knife he could turn the plane into a ICBM easily.





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SammyTiger
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What the shit? Who needs a pocket knife on a plane? i just want to bring a coke.





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LSUgusto
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I went through Nola four or five times with mine in my purse
Made a round trip with one in my suitcase. Didn't realize until I got home and saw it in there, left over from a previous camping trip.

I'm glad they're allowing pocket knives, but I'm surprised they are.






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WeeWee
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Starting April 25, passengers going through U.S. airports can bring on board Swiss Army-type knives -- specifically, ones with blades no longer than 2.36 inches


This is what is going to happen when an arab guy brings on that is 2.7 inches LINK






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Womski
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Doesn't really matter. Since 9/11 every cockpit in a commercial airliner is impenetrable anyway.





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CamdenTiger
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I bet they don't let knives on Air Force One..





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Icansee4miles
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How will the female TSA agents assess said knives? They're going to think that 2.36" blade is 6" because it's as long as their bf's penis.





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