We've all been there. Standing for ages in a security line at an inconsequential office building only to be given a security pass that a high school student could have faked. Or being forced to take off our shoes at an airport that can't even screen its luggage.
If you thought the accounting profession was bad news, just wait till you hear how stupid the security industry has become. Even before 9/11 a whole army of bumbling amateurs has taken it upon themselves to figure out pointless, annoying, intrusive, illusory and just plain stupid measures to "protect" our security.
Friday, March 14, 2003
Only two more days to submit your entries for the world's most pointless, intrusive, stupid and self-serving security measures. As the folks at Privacy International put it:
Posted by David at 3/14/2003 02:27:00 AM