I’m as mad as Neal Boortz about these morons. And he even saw them stealing his stuff from his bag.
From SignOnSanDiego.com: The Transportation Security Administration has opened an investigation targeting John Tyner, the Oceanside man who left Lindbergh Field under duress on Saturday morning after refusing to undertake a full body scan.Tyner recorded the half-hour long encounter on his cell phone and later posted it to his personal blog, along with an extensive account of the incident. The blog went viral, attracting hundreds of thousands of readers and thousands of comments.Michael J. Aguilar, chief of the TSA office in San Diego, called a news conference at the airport Monday afternoon to announce the probe. He said the investigation could lead to prosecution and civil penalties of up to $11,000.TSA to Investigate American Citizen Who Refused Body Scan. DUDE … Tyner was in full execution of his civil rights. Even witnesses on the stand get a Fifth Amendment. He didn’t HAVE to cooperation with your little song and dance once he fully understood what it actually consisted of.
- TSA to “Probe” John Tyner (professorbainbridge.com)
- Napolitano’s Police State: TSA Retaliates Against Tyner for Asserting His Rights (redstate.com)
- Reason TV: Say, didn’t we see these TSA searches in Chained Heat? (hotair.com)
- TSA Investigating ‘Don’t Touch My Junk’ Passenger (wired.com)