August 17, 2012 · 0 Comments
Post by Jacqueline Burt
Um, I think I might owe the TSA an apology. Seriously, I know I’ve expressed my fair share of sarcastic disapproval regarding airport security policies and practices, but yikes! Considering some of the mind-bogglingly inappropriate for air travel (or possibly any travel) items passengers attempt to bring on board, well, I guess I can’t really blame screeners for being a little paranoid every now and then.
Yes, the TSA just released its list of the most unusual items confiscated (so far) this year, and, uh, really?! What is WRONG with people? I mean, if nail clippers are a no-go, what the hell makes you think hiding gun parts in teddy bears or hiding your gun in a potted plant is going to fool anybody? (Seriously, somebody really tried to do both of those things.)
And it gets better! Trust me. I couldn’t make this stuff up if I tried. Here are the 8 CRAZIEST things some CRAZY people tried to bring on airplanes (so far) this year: