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TSA Scanner Proof Undies

There's plenty of concern surrounding TSA's latest round of airport security measures -- from your basic privacy issues, health concerns related to repeated exposure to radiation, and the question of whether touching someone's "junk" in the name of security is considered sexual assault -- but one enterprising entrepreneur says he could give airline passengers some peace of mind.

Rocky Flats Gear, a company based in Las Vegas is offering special underwear and pads to flying travellers looking to protect their 'junk' from TSA's highly controversial 3D body scanners. (Video: Rocky Flats Gear)

Denver's KCNC has the story.

NATHAN: "This specialized underwear comes in all shapes and sizes. For example, these pads made of metals can be placed inside a bra, or for the guys, the fig leaf design has the same flexible properties. ...
BUSKE: "Machine washable, lead free, easy to apply to a

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  • I am certain we have all lost our minds..

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  • The heck with the fig leaf design. Why not one of the middle finger salute?

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  • Yeah, the ending already called it. He's just hoping to sucker $40 out of everyone who doesn't think things through.

    Whether it's a ghey patch in your undies or you holding a metal toaster in front of your junk, if the TSA thinks they're being prevented from getting a good scan, its off to the pat-down room with you. Solves nothing.

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  • don't forget your tin foil hat!

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  • I'd like a "T" shirt with the words "TSA Sucks Ass" that only show up in the scanner. Or a pair of undies with a penis flap that goes down to my knees.

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  • just remind these "blueshirts" (brownshirt?) that at Nurenberg, they still EXECUTED those who claimed they were "only following orders"

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  • Wrapping the balls in a few layers of aluminium foil will keep them warm and safe from any level of irradiation.

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  • Tell me when you make underwear that will blow their equipment to kingdom come.

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  • I wish we could find a different topic for national discussion. They are making a mountain out of a molehill here. Either don't fly, go through the full body scanner, or let the TSA agents feel you up. It will all be over in a few minutes, and you will be on your way. If we had planes blowing up all over the place, people would bitch about the TSA not doing enough to protect us. Let them do their job. Next topic, please.

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