Isn’t it ironic that groups like the Taliban hide their women in head-to-toe burkkas but a jihadist tries to take out a flight into Detroit and now all our women must be exposed to stranger’s eyes? James Carville jokes about the TSA measuring his penis, but if he was the father of a ten year old girl, how would he feel about the TSA measuring parts of her body?
More than the indignity and invasion of privacy, there’s no indication that these things will actually make us safer. There are reports that alQaeda trains jihadists in how to evade detection by using the same type of body scanners as a training tool. Many reports say that someone with explosives sewn into their underwear (like the so-called Underwear Bomber) would not have been detected by full body scanning.
Before readers think that the creators of President Suit are over-reacting, here’s a few links to well-respected websites that have addressed these privacy concerns: