TSA Gets Even More Personal

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Newark Liberty International Airport

Jill Filipovic was never expecting this level of government intrusion … it’s enough to turn a person into an anarchist.

Ms. Filipovic opened her suitcase after arriving in Dublin from Newark, NJ, to find a very personal note attached to a very personal item.

An inspector had uncovered what is euphemistically referred to as an “adult toy,” and decided to note his approval with these 5 words scrawled on an official inspection form: “Get Your Freak on Girl.”

Naturally, Jill complained. The TSA claimed that it found the responsible employee, who has since been "removed from screening operations" and is facing disciplinary action.

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