No need to make it up, this bulloop: is real ... School Transportation News: TSA Guidance Addresses Potential of Active Shooters, IEDs ... and throw items" at the shooter. TSA said common office supplies such as paperweights, food cans, flag poles, chairs and fire extinguishers are among the items that can be used as weapons in these instances. No mention of praying, oh wait, they did mention praying -- that's a sign that one is a potential active shooter. Never mind. TSA is also offering timely advice on spotting & dealing with any of those pesky IED's (Improvised Explosive Devices) that might be spotted on Johnny's way to school.