People are just lapping up the bull ... GovernmentExecutive.com: TSA chief sketches out the future of airline passenger screening In other words, they'll be throwing more megabucks at government contractors and their lobbyist friends. Almost forty years in software development & engineering have taught me that once simple principle is more important than anything else: Keep It Simple Silly/Stupid (KISS). The more expensive & complex your system, the greater its theatrical performance should be -- no doubt tomorrow's security theater will be one (expletive deleted) of a performance -- but in the end it will be defeated by 1 or 2 or 5 guys with brains & wile. * I wonder if these tunnels will be at all like the psychedelic tunnels underneath ORD & DTW? They would still be a total waste of taxpayer money but with the right lights & tunes could also be "cool".