I wrote last time about the knee jerk reaction to the posting of a bomb made out of an ink cartridge. Bruce Schneier, who many of you will know as "Mr Security" in the IT sense, has a blindingly good summary of the current really invasive security procedures in the USA with the Nude Scanners, and the Crotch Grab pat down.
Luckily I have no reason to fly to the States at the moment, but neither have I any great desire to try, given this approach.
"Hey Yurpeens, bring your offspring to disneyland for a litttle kiddly friendly ass and junk groping!"
I'll pass on that one until I have to.