TSA baggage inspection notice. (Photo by lynn.gardner via Flickr, CC-BY-NC-SA)
The Transportation Security Administration wants to fire 25 employees at Newark Liberty International Airport and to suspend 19 others as a result of an investigation into improper screening of checked luggage. [Fox 5 NY]
In America and much of the world, security enhancements put in place following the catastrophe of September 11th, 2001, have been drastic and of two kinds: those practical and effective, and those irrational and pointless.
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