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TSA Gropes 8-Year Old Boy In Front Of Outraged Mother


Following the emergence of a video of a TSA agent subjecting a scared and confused 6-year old girl to an invasive full body pat down this week, another incident has come to light today in which an 8-year old boy was recently groped in the same way. This despite the fact that the TSA claimed it had changed its security procedure for children.

Young Spencer Sheahan was looking forward to the trip of a lifetime to Disneyland, but the fun was cut short at Portland International Airport in Oregon when a TSA agent pulled the child out of line and frisked him up and down in front of his stunned mother.

“They went up his leg, into that area, down the next leg, up here (chest), felt all over,” Heather Sheahan tells KGW News.

Ms Shehan quickly grabbed her camera and took photos to document the incident.

The pictures can be seen in the following KGW report:


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Not everyone can drive

I have to fly to Asia every other month on business, so I don't really have the option of not flying. Its a long way to swim. So I have to put up with the grope fest on every trip since I always refuse to be microwaved till done.

Protest? Not if I want to make my business trip and not get put on a no-fly list, and a few thousand dollars in fines, just to make my day. And I have to get to the airport 3 hours before my flight and wait in long lines while the TSA makes it safe for me to travel.

Once I get to Asia, getting through airports is a breeeze. I have never had to take my shoes off or have anyone touch my person - not in any country. Getting in and out of Hong Kong is blindingly fast - I don't even have to talk to an immigration officer or a customs agent. The Frequent Vistor barcode stuck to my passport allows me to go through the electonic gates in seconds. The total time from disembarking from a plane until I am outside the airport catching a taxi, including picking up my luggage from the conveyor: 15 minutes maximum - and this in one of the busiest international airports in the world with people coming from every part of the world - including the Middle East.

Going the other way is just as fast. The security checks are quick, with no groping or radiating, and again, no need to talk to an immigration officer, courtesy of the little barcode on my passport. Of course, the US has made it mandatory for them to check my carry-on for any dangerous bottles of water on any flights coming to the US - even if it is owned by a foreign company! Oh, then again, just before boarding the flight, the US makes them check my carry-ons one more time - by hand, in case I smuggle in the oh-so-dangerous bottles of water for the 12-hour flight home! At least there is still no groping required.

Then I come home to the US and the whole cycle repeats.

I am sure any day now they will pass a law making it illegal to take pictures of the TSA agents as they perform their "duties", in the hope that this will be the last we will hear of this. If you don't see it on YouTube, it didn't happen. I sure hope they are wrong.

"Thus it is that in war the victorious strategist only seeks battle after the victory has been won,whereas he who is destined to defeat first fights and afterwards looks for victory." --- Sun Tzu, The Art of War.


Hey now

Let's give the TSA the benefit of the doubt.

Maybe they have stopped touching peoples' junk. Unless that is the person being groped is a child. TSA'ers just can't help themselves, like a starving lion at the sight of a helpless fawn.

Don't pedophiles make common practice of going into occupations where they are in regular contact with children? TSA seems like their dream job! Just wait until they're authorized for cavity searches...

Another fatass

who needs his fatass kicked. Sorry for the language, have you noticed the tsa agents are fatasses? Lazy, stupid, fatass sheep.

Colchester, New London County, Connecticut

that is a good point

seems TSA Gestapo is the only job option left for them.

Very sad.

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You are so right...

These folks are a form of security right? That fat ass couldn't out run an 80 year grandma with a MS.

Not to mention pedophiles.

Not to mention pedophiles.


Or stay home.
There's more prisoners in the USA than in China--and they have 1000x more people.
Cops can kill you at will without fear and will gladly taze your grandma.
The wives of oligarchs get hundreds of millions of dollars without anyone caring. A lady buys a purse with a giftcard and it's national news.
The food is poison.
The water is poison.
The air is poison.
And you think we'll somehow convince them to play nice??
It's fun to bitch and get upset, but it's so far gone you might as well wait for a supervolcano or something equally earth-shattering. Because this train is rolling full speed on straight tracks. reality stinks.

youtube link

Sadly, this isn't even news.

Sadly, this isn't even news.

It might as well read "Today, man goes to store."

NOTE: I am not advocating violence in any way. The content of the post is for intellectual, theoretical, and philosophical discussion. FEDS, please don't come to my house.

Keeping 'us' safe...

...sometimes requires letting perverts feel up children.


The aim is to condition all of us to be prisoners.

Pat downs, unconstitutional searches, are part of the new Orwellian way of life.

Just get used to it. Okay?

"There's something happening here..."

"Step out of line, the man come and take you away..."

Here's a good video of the same song:

"It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a rEVOLution before tomorrow morning." - Henry Ford

Conditioning is the right word

If unacceptable things like this are done long enough, people will get used to it and accept as normal. It happens all the time.

great song

Thanks underdog.
The song and the video that goes with it tells a lot.

I just wish George Carlin was alive to talk about this during his stand up comedy shows.
Here is for you George telling like it is:

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sometimes LL can suck & sometimes LL rocks!
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

What's this "Grab the Camera" SH*T?

Grab the kid and get the F* outta there!


(I thought I was wrong once, but I was mistaken)

Not so fast

There's a guy in Texas who has been fined $10,000 because he left the screening area, and the airport, when he refused to get felt up. The rule, according to the TSA, is that once you have entered the screening area you MUST be screened to the satisfaction of the TSA. No leaving. No backing out. We agreed to this, they say, when we bought our ticket.

If that mother had protested too much or pulled her kid out of the screening, the goons would have been all over her. Talk about traumatizing a kid. She did what she could do given the circumstance.

Next time, she needs to drive.

+ 1

well said.

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This is one of those rare times that I will

bump a post with hidden profanities. (Sorry to my other friends who oppose this sort of post, but this so called mother would be more correctly defined as a custodial unit, to me, a fine might be worth it.)

Of course, the most reasoned action in hindsight would be to simply refuse to fly, but I don't know if that will fly if a relative has died. Chartering a plane definitely needs to be become more prevalent...Liberty Air, anyone?

"Hence, naturally enough, my symbol for Hell is something like the bureaucracy of a police state or the office of a thoroughly nasty business concern." ~~C.S. Lewis
Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15