I suppose if you're going to bring a loaded .22 caliber handgun to a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) line, it should be at an airport named after John Wayne. Pilgrim.
John Wayne Airport became part of Transportation Security Administration history on Wednesday, when a loaded firearm plucked out of a carry-on bag was among 18 found in TSA lines nationwide. That broke the previous record of 13 found on May 20, 2013.
Jon Fitzgerald's The Milky Way is not horrible. There is much to learn from the documentary about breastfeeding that screens Saturday evening as part of the Newport Beach Film Festival. What bugs is the phony and forced way lactation consultant Jennifer Davidson is shown "investigating" an apparent ... More >>
Don't know whether to feel safer that boats and ships coming into the Port of Long Beach are being screened for radiation or alarmed because I had not known it was a threat. Large container ships are already scanned as part of a separate screening process, but the new "Maritime Chokepoint Operation ... More >>
Last Monday, Nov. 25, someone tried to carry a loaded 9mm handgun onto a plane at John Wayne Airport, according to the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).
There's an interesting article on Lawyers.com that's making its way around the internets today. It quotes from the website for the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), which states that its officers "do not search for marijuana or other drugs." While TSA also states that if officers happen ... More >>
Our local airports usually escape the monthly Transportation Security Administration (TSA) roundup of guns, knives and other prohibited items found at the nation's airports. But both registered in the most-recent TSA list, which includes a throwing star and Airsoft handgun found in carry-on baggage ... More >>
See Update No. 2 at the end of this post on the arraignment being delayed but bail being set at half of what prosecutors wanted. Update No. 1 is on the charges the woman driver faces and the maximum sentence with a conviction.ORIGINAL POST, JULY 17, 3:24 P.M.: The big news out of John Wayne Airport ... More >>
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has announced that as of April 25 airline passengers will be able to carry on board previously forbidden items such as small knives, golf clubs, hockey sticks, souvenir baseball bats and other sports equipment that currently must be checked in. The ... More >>
Ron Paul spit Libertarian fire at a youth rally Wednesday night in front of the packed westside stands at Cal State Fullerton's Titan Stadium. For those familiar with Paul's platform, it was standard fare from the Texas congressman, who, unlike presumed Republican nominee Mitt Romney, has preac ... More >>
Jay BrockmanWhat are some of the safest places to hide evidence?First of all it is against the law for anyone to advise or assist you in any way to hide evidence of any crime. My best piece of advice to you is to hire a full time attorney and bail bondsmen because you my friend are going to ... More >>
BlueflySoon, air travel will no longer require passengers to put on a virtual strip show.The Transportation Security Administration announced that over the next few months, full-body scanners at airports nationwide will be upgraded with new software that eliminates "passenger-speci ... More >>
Travels with OC potrepreneur B. Lucky to California's marijuana breadbasket
Do you know an elderly person, who due to hip or knee replacements is wheeled into the TSA line at the airport, where he or she is subjected to a long, humiliating search? I do, and when recounting a recent horror story, I was topped by a woman who said her auntie was not only just removed from h ... More >>
Fullerton police officer Kelly Janeth Mejia was arrested last month for allegedly stealing an iPad from another traveler at a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoint at Miami International Airport.This week, the six-year veteran of the department was placed on paid administrati ... More >>
It's no secret airline travel has gotten worse in recent years, even before the 9/11 gut check. Normally, businesses facing that perception from customers would change their ways.Recent developments suggest the airline industry is doing just that: by totally giving up on the flying public. Five w ... More >>
Before the sad face.Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (D-Garden Grove) is "saddened" to hear Erroll Southers has withdrawn his nomination for Assistant Secretary of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA).Republicans, who can accomplish more as the minority party than Democrats can with vast ... More >>
If you didn't think reality television could get any more crass than the grating weekly doses of collagen-injected OC busybodies, guess again. ABC is scheduled to air its new border patrol reality T.V. show during the same time slot as our desperate little OC housewives beginning in January. T ... More >>
President Bush, as he never tires of reminding us, considers protecting the American people to be his top priority. So, how's that working out? The New York Times gives us an idea: Mismanagement of a $1 billion technology contract by the Transportation Security Administration resulted in the expendi ... More >>