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Originally posted by muzzleflash
Still though, a little molestation only affects your mind.
Ionizing radiation from the scanners actually destroys you on a molecular level.
Basically it causes the chemical bonds holding molecules together to break, thus complex molecules like DNA are damaged as consequence. This type of damage can prove difficult for the bodies repair mechanisms to cope with.
Originally posted by hp1229
Everyone against the TSA agents pat downs should know that it could be lot worst then some of the other countries that have even worst methods of searching or profiling a passenger.
Its the politicians who are driving these agencies. Besides the TSA agents do ask you if they can pat you down. It is always the same gender that performs the search besides. I bet the former beauty queen had several near lesbo experiences at her slumber parties which we probably dont know about but she is definitely looking for attention. Common folks. What choice do people really have besides boycotting flying? ..hmmm Perhaps piss people off to the point where they'll settle for a public transportation (High speed rail? ) instead of flying or spending a fortune to fill the gas tank and drive to their destination(s)?edit on 28-4-2011 by hp1229 because: (no reason given)