Justin Gray of Channel 9 Orlando was trying to fly back to his home in Washington D.C., our nation’s capital, one of the most famous cities in the world, when a TSA agent detained him because the TSA is miserable and should be abolished.
The TSA has an annual budget of over $7 BILLION, and $5.7 billion in mandatory and discretionary appropriations, but apparently they can’t afford geography lessons for their awful employees, or a hiring service that finds employees who know their geography.
The aforementioned Justin Gray was trying to fly back to D.C. via Orlando when the TSA agent refused his up-to-date ID, demanded to see a passport, and after a brief conversation Gray was able to ascertain that the TSA agent in charge of checking government issued ID’s did not know that the District of Columbia was within the good ‘ol USA.
I haven’t even gotten to the part about how this took place in Florida, and will make my weekly round up the most WTFlorida stories, because it’s simply too much for me to take in right now.
Out of the TSA’s $7 BILLION budget the singular thing they’re good at is their Instagram account, which I’ve catalogued here on the site, and which shows that cornucopia of sh*t they confiscate from passengers. When I posted on that we had some truly butthurt and moronic TSA employees get all up in the comments and try to defend their sh*tty organization. Well, another day, another example of just how poorly run, mismanaged, sh*tty, awful, and wasteful the TSA is….
The TSA is spending BILLIONS on Instagram, and it’s working