For trans people, airport confrontations are more than embarrassing, they can also be incredibly physically threatening.
Shadi Petosky's tweets about missing her flight thanks to hostile airport security officers have gone viral, but the TSA insists it's done nothing wrong.
In a test, the TSA let 67 out of 70 undercover federal agents carrying fake bombs or guns through checkpoints. That's not very good!
An investigation by the Associated Press uncovered five instances where intruders actually made it onto airplanes.
Gay people, Muslims, unaccompanied children, and Mitt Romney all make this week's list.
Traveling by train used to be a romantic experience. Now, it's exactly the opposite. Like the country it traverses, the train system is utilitarian, plastic, beige, and devoid of greater meaning.
When people say "end the war on drugs" they usually mean "stop putting people in jail for weed," but we should also be talking about making heroin use safer, legal, and more rare, instead of locking up addicts in cages.
This week: Some people who called 911 because McDonald's forgot their hash browns versus a TSA agent who confiscated a really, really small toy gun.
This week, Penn State paid-off the 26 boys Jerry Sandusky molested, Texas played topsy turvy with its abortion laws, and a crazy person shot a TSA agent. In other words, it was another terrible week in America! Here's all this week's bad news in a thousan…
Yesterday Attorney General Eric Holder announced that his office wouldn't be seeking mandatory minimums when it came to low-level drug offenders. It's a baby step on the long, long road to reducing the US's prison population.
I was hanging out in a business-class lounge at JFK airport, waiting for my flight, when I saw two women enter, one American, one Italian. Try to tell me which is which. The first looked relaxed, classy, and very rich. The second woman was wearing Uggs an…
His operation is probably not on the level.