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2 days 8 hours ago Image from the TSA Instagram account with the following caption: It’s National Tell a Joke Day! Today’s jokesters are TSA Explosives Detection Canines Queen on the left, and Bigi on the right. Queen works out of the Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) and Bigi works out of Baltimore’s BWI. If you ever see them on the job, throw them a funny bone and tell them they’re hilarious.
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We joke around a lot here on Instagram, but you should never joke at the airport about having a bomb, gun, or any other dangerous item on your person or in your baggage. It can lead to evacuations and delayed or cancelled flights. It’s not very funny. And if you end up with a hefty fine or being placed under arrest, well then… the joke would be on you.
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TSA trains, and deploys both TSA-led and state and local law enforcement-led canine teams to secure our Nation's transportation systems through effective explosives detection, visible deterrence, and timely, mobile response to support rail stations, airports, passenger terminals, seaports, surface carriers, and other facilities and special events.
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#BWI Comments151 It’s National Tell a Joke Day! Today’s jokesters are TSA Explosives Detection Canines Queen on the left, and Bigi on the...