Why Did They Single ME Out for Inspection?

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Airports All Over the World

So there you are, minding your own business, in line to get on the plane to take you where you need to go.

Out of nowhere a security official asks you to “step this way.” You are being culled from the herd of fellow travelers and led into the “suspicious characters” pen to be searched.

Was it the look in your eye?

Not necessarily.

Maybe it was your headband. Or that snow globe. Or your underwire bra.

Here is a list of 7 perfectly legal items that TSA spokeswoman Lauren Gaches warns just may get you unwanted attention at any airport.

See the full list.



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