Just Doing My Job



I opted out of the full-body porno-scanner at the airport this morning.  As I was being frisked—including my buttocks and groin areas—by the very polite TSA agent, I asked him if he really thought that these procedures were going to stop a terrorist.  He shrugged his shoulders.  When I opined that what was happened was that the State was stripping Americans of our rights, including him of his, he mumbled something about "just working here."  I told him that this was the same justification Nazi war criminals used at Nuremberg.

So Liberty dies not with a bang, but with a whimper of "just doing my job."

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  • 5/28/2011 9:25 AM Matt wrote:
    It is the creeping incrementalism that will be the downfall of our great nation. Trading security for liberty is never a deal,Long live the individual with dreams of freedom.
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