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Blog Posts for 2008

  • February 10, 2008
    Thanks for participating in the Evolution of Security blog. In the coming weeks we will ask for your opinions about some issues we have now in discussion -- balancing intrusions into personal space (pat-downs, imaging) with better detection,...
  • February 08, 2008
    We have received several questions, comments and links to other blogs about a Washington Post article on confiscating laptops and other electronic devices at airports.» Click Here to read the Washington Post Article.As the article correctly states...
  • February 08, 2008
    I’ve noticed many comments from concerned passengers as to why we screen soldiers and veterans at our checkpoints. Some folks find this shameful while others (including most soldiers and vets) realize it’s a necessity.Let me preface this post by...
  • February 06, 2008
    A Win for the BlogospherePosters on this blog have had their first official impact on our operations. That’s right, less than one week since we began the blog and already you’re affecting security in a very positive way.On Monday afternoon we began...
  • February 04, 2008
    Last week, there was a post on the ars technica blog by Jon Stokes, Senior Editor and Co-Founder, posing some questions on TSA’s liquids rules similar to other questions we’ve gotten on the blog so far. Kip Hawley wrote the following response,...
  • February 01, 2008
    Throughout the ages, there have been many unanswered questions that continue to baffle the human race. Who built Stonehenge? Is there life on other planets? Why does the TSA make me place my liquids in a clear sealable baggie?Unfortunately, even...
  • January 31, 2008
    Wow! The number of comments on our blog has been amazing. Many of the posts during the last 24 hours are exactly the types of questions we hope to answer and the conversations we hope to begin with the traveling public. Some have been downright...
  • January 31, 2008
    Have more TSA experiences that you want to share? This is the blog post to share your TSA experiences -- both the good or the bad. (Click here to see part 1)
  • January 31, 2008
    Just wanted to jump in with a quick post based on some of the comments we’ve received so far about lighters, nail clippers and batteries. We just wanted to let you know that lighters and nail clippers are allowed through the checkpoint. Lighters...
  • January 31, 2008
    Did you have to take your shoes off in Ohio but not Colorado? Post all of your thoughts about inconsistencies on this blog post.In response to an cmac's frustration with those who seem ungrateful for the job TSOs do each day... Don't take negative...

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