You will soon be able to bring certain kinds of small knives on planes. The new rules on TSA restrictions kick in April 25th.

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The union representing 90,000 flight attendants says it plans to fight the rule change which will also allow novelty sized toy bats, pool cues, ski poles, hockey sticks, lacrosse sticks, and 2 golf clubs.

 

The TSA’s explanation??? It’s all part of "an overall Risk Based Security approach” which will allow Transportation Security Officers to better focus their efforts on finding higher threat items such as explosives.  How does this make you feel?

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