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    They should have always started pat downs from the ankles in any case. There are actually people bothered by this? It's a non-story, the way I see it.
     
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    Me thinks that They don't like tasers being brought in to the stadium
     
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    Typical over-reaction by The Man. We were joking about this at the job the other day...joking about it.
    It'll make me feel safer, though. I can't tell youz how many times I worried myself sober that someone was trying to sneak a tazer into Gilette.
     
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    How about a "Free Taser Give-A-Way Day" at Gillette when the Jets come to town. See a Jet Fan - Zap the Bas*ard.

    All in good fun of course. Anybody who lights up Ryan gets bonus points.
     
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    You're on to something, an Officially Licensed NFL taser with Pats logo and an extra Jet fan setting for a few dollars more.
     
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    Yet another reason to stay home and watch the game.
     
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    As a general rule of thumb, I avoid patdowns unless absolutely unavoidable. Mostly on principle, so I probably won't be going to any football games anytime soon.
     
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    When you have 70,000 people going to the same place at the same time, it's physically impossible to stop them from bringing weapons or anything else into a stadium. It would take a ridiculous amount of time to actually search them. The winter games are even worse. With all the extra clothes people have on, the pat-downs are even less effective. It would be easy to sneak a rocket launcher in there!
     
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    I do not think a reasonable pat down is a bad thing at all.

    It may help deter someone with bad intentions.

    It may lead to security actually finding that person with bad intentions.

    Would this be 100% were that person trying to enter with the rocket launcher, probably not - but it sure is better than nothing.
     
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    The tase should leave the logo behind.



    PS Dont tase me bro
     
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    The moron with the taser was at the Cowboys-Green Beans game. I blame Wrecks Ryan for this. He warns against visitors wearing opposing teams' colors so a Cowboys fan brings a taser to protect himself. The Jets fan probably deserved getting tasered but now we all have to pay for it. Idiots.
     
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    I'll be honest: I don't know anything about Pat Downs, although the "enhanced" part sounds pretty badass. Can he rush the passer?
     
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    if only.

    there's gold in them thar hills.
     
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    No kidding. Can you imagine the $$$demand for an Officially Licensed NFL Oakland Raiders Shiv?
     
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    better yet an old school LA Raider Uzi or sawed off
     
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    Either would make an excellent stocking stuffer for Christmas in Oakland.
     
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