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Monday, May 10, 2004

Privacy vs. Security
(thanks to telcontar)

I am dumbfounded as to how forgetting to pick up your luggage is an offense worthy of jail time. If the airport simply hired an extra security guard, it could have avoided the entire fiasco. Big Brother is ignoring the fact that not all security problems are the result of poor judgement -- despite heavy regulation, businesses still make mistakes. Some are the result of poor business practice, such as this one.