Showdown In San Diego: TSA Wants To See You Naked, Maybe Touch Your Junk
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An Oceanside man attempting to board a flight at San Diego International Airport this week took a no-means-no stance and recorded a confrontation with TSA agents when he refused to undergo the full-body scan and five finger feel-up.
"John Charles Tyner, 31, said he wasn't trying to pick a fight when he refused an X-ray scan of his body Saturday, but he was ready to defend his rights, according to his blog, if they made him do it. He is opposed on principle to the X-ray machines because it would show an image of his naked body," reports LA Now.