|I didn't know you could bring those on the plane....
||[Jan. 10th, 2007|01:38 pm]
So, let me get this straight. My nail clippers are a hazard...if I bring any liquids on the plane, they have to be of a certain size and packaged in a certain way...I have to take off my shoes to go through security...but...|
CNN reports that a Vermont man was bitten by a scorpion while flying on a commercial plane.
Oh. But venomous pets are okay.
Unless they're bigger than three ounces and then they have to be sealed in a clear quart-sized locking bag with no more than three pin- sized airholes.
(Note: it wasn't actually a pet, it just snuck on board, the flight originating in Houston.)
We do not know at this time whether the scorpion was asked to remove its shoes before boarding or not.