In the wake of the Underpants Bomber, lobbyists for companies that make full-body scanners -- including -- Michael Chertoff -- have unhesitatingly pushed their products. But fashion and profit aside, why not sniffer dogs?
Conventional wisdom tells us that the country rallies behind the sitting president when its national security is threatened; however, of late, President Obama's approval rating has remained fairly flat.
At what cost to privacy? That's the big question in everyone's mind following the attempted airline bombing on Christmas Day. Technology has given way to expensive, highly detailed and some argue unnecessarily intrusive full body scanners.