TSA Gave 19 Year Old Sorority Girl Full Pat Down Over Texas Tech Finger Guns Sign
Since the federal authorities took over airport safety they’ve persistently missed 90% or extra of the harmful objects going by checkpoints, however we’ve discovered that two inch plastic weapons that come connected to stuffed animals may be used to take down planes.
Apparently although you may’t even make a gun together with your fingers.
Diana Durkin is a 19 12 months previous Texas Tech sophomore from Houston. She took the final semester off to assist her household get better from Hurricane Harvey. She was actually excited to return to high school. So when she noticed one other Texas Tech particular person in line at TSA she gave them the Texas Tech signal. Texas Tech followers give one another a finger gun salute. Their slogan is “wreck ‘em.” Just search the hash tag #gunsup.
So how did this 19 12 months previous’s signal together with her fingers go over at TSA?
In the airport safety line and I see somebody sporting a Texas Tech hoodie and I have a look at them and do the gun hand sign as a result of wreck em amiright
tsa is now pulling me apart to speak to me :((
— diana (@dianadurkin) January 6, 2018
She says a TSA agent referred to as her out with a faucet on the shoulder, “What are you doing? You can’t do that in an airport.”
She added that the agent adopted up by giving her a full screening and pat down, almost sending Durkin to tears.
“Oh my gosh, they think I’m a terrorist… Oh my gosh I’m going to jail,” Durkin remembered pondering. “I’m just sitting there, almost in tears, like, ‘No, I’m just really dumb, I’m not a terrorist!’”
She says she promised TSA that she had discovered her lesson. Indeed this it appears is the face of terrorism in fashionable America.
10/21/2017 at three:03AM pic.twitter.com/mW0XrBYYv3
— diana (@dianadurkin) October 21, 2017
My personal working principle is that the finger gun was pretext for one of many TSA’s new ‘more intimate’ pat downs. It wouldn’t be the primary time.