Finland considers religious profiling in airports

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    Passengers' Religion May Lead to X-Ray Scan | News | YLE Uutiset | yle.fi

    Good idea?
     
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    And what religion will be the profile of this?
     
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    Good question. It's interesting that that detail was left out of the article. I'm not sure how I feel about it, but I am definitely against children and grannies having to go through those scanners.
     
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    Sounds absurd to me. How would they even know what someone's religion was?
    A person could declare themself to be any religion they want.
     
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    The Evangelical-Lutheran Church of Finland for starters?
     
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    Hmmm... them Lutherans are such diabolical terrorists. I can't count all the church basement lutefisk bombings they have committed over the years. :funnyface:

    I'm for it. Your religion is known for suicide bombings? You deserve extra scrutiny. MAYBE if this becomes personally inconvenient enough due to association with these bastards in your religion, you will DO something about them.
     
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    Sure, let them pull me aside for an hour and frisk me for bombs while the explosive-laden man in Western business attire boards the plane unnoticed. Great plan. :lol:
     
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    Your accomplice I take it.
     
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    You could start out with the bacon test and go from there
     
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    it would work for awhile....then they will just pretend to be something else....it is why the drink and hang out in strip clubs....they think it throws us off....
     

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