TSA Full-Body Scanners: Protecting Passengers or Padding Pockets?Jack Loftus11/14/10 6:00pmFiled to: SecurityTsaScannersTerrorismTerrorRightsRants227EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkPilots hate them. Passengers who avoid them get a groping. They're the TSA full body scanners presently deployed at airports near you. Their effectiveness is unclear. What is clear is that lobbying for them makes you a ton of money.ShareTweet Kinja is in read-only mode. We are working to restore service.