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November 23, 2010 12:44 PM

Commentary: Air travel safety trumps dignity in my book

Dignity and the prospect of bombs aren't compatible. Yet we're faced with protesters -- indignant over full-body airport scanners -- planning to overwhelm the nation's already overwhelmed airport security system on Wednesday. The day before Thanksgiving, even without crazies clogging the works, makes for the busiest, most chaotic flying day of the year -- a perfect time for self-important prudes to sabotage everyone else's travel plans.

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