Originally Posted by Drunkside
I have never found stuff like that "offensive to privacy and dignity". They are the standard procedures that are there to protect people from plane hijackers and the like. If his sense of personal worth (which he seems to think is too big in my opinion...) is worth more than his job and flying to him, fine. Waging a war on security with limited understanding on subject is just plain stupid IMHO.
I agree. The security procedures are a picnic, at worst a minor discomfort compared to the potentially massive hindrance of exploding in a mid-air fireball. A little perspective please.