Best thing about sequestration? TSA takes a dive

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    The intertubes are full of wailing about the automatic, across-the-board cuts called sequestration that are set to take effect in 30 days if Congress doesn’t get its act together.​
    But amidst all the shrieking and rending of garments are howls of a different nature — from people who are thrilled that sequestration could mean a hiring freeze on the TSA and fewer of the blue-gloved goons grabbing our crotches and stealing our belongings.​
    TSA spokespeople, led by chief propagandist John Pistole, are, of course, predicting dire consequences if the spending cuts go forward.​
    Oh noes! Longer lines at security! Missed connections! Terror in the skies! Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!​
    Oh, well. In every cloud there’s a silver lining.
    (Photo: JoshBerglund19/Flickr Creative Commons)

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