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Scaramouche, Scaramouche, will you do the fandango


Last week I was pulling my drivers license from my wallet as I approached airport security at LAX when I noticed the man just in front of me was Sen. John Kerry. He presented his ticket without any ID card (drivers license, US Senate Badge, whatever) to the security agent and tried to press on to the x-ray machines and metal detectors - but the guard did something wonderful, she stopped him and demanded that he show some form of ID. I believe this simple exchange speaks volumes about the strong character of our security teams at major airports and the weak character of the junior Senator from Massachusetts.

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