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The naked truth about TSA scanners

December 31, 2010 politisite 0

“It’s not an explosive detector; it’s an anomaly detector,” Clark Ervin, who runs the Homeland Security Program at the Aspen Institute, told the Post. “Someone has to notice that there’s something out of order.” Which means those security employees who stare at the screens have to be sharp enough and well-trained enough to detect things that are abnormal. (And some experts think that if the explosives are flat and pancake-shaped […]

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35,000 Naked Body Scanner Images Found Stored at Florida Courthouse

November 16, 2010 politisite 0

Big Sis promised the naked scanner images would not be stored… …Big Sis lied. Gizmodo reported today that 35,000 naked scanner images were stored in a Florida Courthouse. At the heart of the controversy over “body scanners” is a promise: The images of our naked bodies will never be public. U.S. Marshals in a Florida Federal courthouse saved 35,000 images on their scanner. These are those images. A Gizmodo investigation […]