] "The writer said that the items were carried onto the
] aircraft concealed on his person or in his carry-on bag,"
] the affidavit states. "The e-mail author also stated that
] he was aware that his actions were against the law and
] that he was aware of the potential consequences for his
] actions, and that his actions were 'an act of civil
] disobedience with the aim of improving public safety for
] the air-traveling public.' "
they sure are gonna throw the book at this kid, but it would seem that he's proved his point nonetheless. even after all the money and training, the TSA isn't particularly effective. what's the answer?
CNN.com - Student charged in airline box cutter scare - Oct. 20, 2003