The Dumbest Things People Try to Get Through Airport Security – Forbes

One weekend's haul at LAX

Ever wonder what happens to all those items surrendered to the Transportation Security Administration at airports across America? This is the first in a series to help answer that question.

At Los Angeles International Airport, the first stop after the terminal is a TSA storage room deep inside a nondescript, nearby parking facility. Read the rest of the story and view a slide show on my Seat 1A blog on