Is making a disabled 4-year-old boy take off his leg braces to pass through security at an airport overkill or vigilance?
Overkill- Common sense shouldn’t be subjugated to security; 4 year olds are not terrorists.
22% (676 votes)
Overkill- They should have let him through, and then searched by hand to ensure that nothing was amiss.
59% (1783 votes)
Vigilance- We can’t give passes to anyone, there is no telling if someone else had used this kid for a nefarious purpose.
17% (513 votes)
Vigilance- Allowing TSA to may judgments on who gets checked and who does not is a slippery slope on the way to racial profiling
2% (72 votes)
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