Boys and their toys
It was just bound to happen. ItÃ¢â‚¬™s all fun and games until somebody gets hurt, in this case when their feelings get hurt and as things inevitably follow, emotional hurt leads to physical hurt. A US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) screener is facing an assault rap after he allegedly beat a co-worker who joked about […]
June 1, 2010
TSA screener Rolando Negrin is facing assault charges in a case that involves thecontroversial, full body scanners being adopted in airports, especially in the US,as part of increased security measures.The images produced by the powerfulx-ray scanners are detailed enough toshow breast implants, have been dubbedÃ¢â‚¬Å“virtual strip-searchingÃ¢â‚¬Â and Ã¢â‚¬Å“perv-camsÃ¢â‚¬Â.
Negrin reportedly passed through the machine during a training session on how to use the device, and the revealing x-ray image of him produced by the x-ray prompted teasing from co-workers, who joked about the size of the manÃ¢â‚¬™s genitalia.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“The x-ray revealed that [Negrin] has a small penis and co-workers made fun of him on a daily basis,Ã¢â‚¬Â the Associated Press noted, citing the police report. Following his arrest, Negrin told police that he Ã¢â‚¬Å“could not take the jokes anymore and lost his mind.Ã¢â‚¬Â Negrin allegedly confronted his colleague, Hugo Osorno, in a parking lot after work and assaulted him with a police baton while demanding an apology.