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TSA confiscates woman’s gun-shaped high heels

Stilettos that look like guns are taken by airport security.

By Kim Anne Jul 25, 2013 5:24PM

With all the hassle of getting through lines and security checkpoints at the airport to begin with, you wouldn’t think anyone would want to delay the process further by doing anything even remotely risky. 

Photo: Gun shoes // @TSA via Twitter

But one woman put her wardrobe to the test last week with the TSA. According to the Daily Beast, a woman had her black patent-leather pump shoes taken away from her at LaGuardia airport last week. Why? Because the heels of the shoe were designed to resemble guns. No, the gun shoes weren’t dangerous. But they were indeed a fashion risk gone wrong. So she agreed to take them off and walked through security barefoot. After the incident, the Daily Beast reports that the TSA tweeted a photo of the gun heels with the saying “Also, what not to wear at #LGA checkpoint.”

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Photo: @TSA via Twitter

479Comments
Aug 2, 2013 4:25AM
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The TSA should be disbarred from Operation
Aug 2, 2013 3:58AM
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Had to be a right wing teanut NRA member.
Aug 2, 2013 3:14AM
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Point Fart and Bluueeii !  Another man done gone !
Aug 2, 2013 12:42AM
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time to close down tsa they are out of bounds on all things is the cost to have them worth all the trouble they cause
Aug 2, 2013 12:05AM
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Question??? Did they take them or did she take them off like everyone else does? Bad headline and bad reporting to grab headlines ?
Aug 1, 2013 10:59PM
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This is to prevent further problems on the plane good decision why would you bring something that looks like a weapon on the plane obviously tsa knows that it isnt dangerous but others do not.
Aug 1, 2013 5:41PM
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Good for TSA !!!  They deserve to be confiscated.  She was probably a hillbilly, trailer-trash, NRA-lovin' idiot to begin with...now she's a shoeless hillbilly, trailer-trash, NRA-lovin' idiot.  LMAO

Aug 1, 2013 5:22PM
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welp I am as dumb as a rock .. so sure I would wear them...

 I bet they would go good with strips black and white or a bright Orange jumpsuit yea yea thats the ticket yea 
 and I am sure my girl friend would understand... just maybe  muhahahahhahahahahhahaha
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