How to make "Opt Out" REALLY mean somethingSubmitted by fishyculture on Sat, 11/20/2010 - 16:29
Please consider getting the contact info for your local airport, and editing this email with it. This is a way for all non-fliers to put teeth into "Opt Out" day.
"Opt out" of the x-ray, sadly, means "Grope me." And today they
announced refusing the grope will result in a fine. I want to relate
this to my background in medicine. The patient can stop surgery right
up to the point of being sliced open with these magic words: "I
Those TSA perverts now have MORE power to grope you than your doctor.
Here is the thing - the AIRPORT can hire a private security firm
Perhaps they would be less beholden to Michael Chertoff and friends.
Please start at 4:53 to get to the point here:
For the record, I "opted out" after they murdered Carol Gotbaum, we no
longer fly. Period. We drove to the RNC, remember?
If you all have had enough, I recommend you call AND email the airport
and tell them to OPT OUT OF TSA.
Please forward this to all local contacts. It would be nice to bombard
their lines and emails all day on "Opt out" day.
Thanks to Bob45 for this excellent sample message that can be spoken or put on a 1/3 page flier and passed out:
THE THREAT OF TERRORISM IS REAL
Exposure to radiation, psychological and physical abuse, all out the hands of our government-annointed terrorists, the TSA.
YOU can do something about these terrorists. Opt out of the program and throw the TSA out of ... airport. Get TSA out of ... and out of our lives."