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Happy National Opt-Out Day, everyone! That’s right, Thanksgiving, one of the busiest travel periods of the year, has arrived. This year we have the added fun of a planned airport protest against the TSA’s new screening policies, so air travel should be eventful, to say the least.

If you’re flying this year, I want to ask you to share your experiences with me and your fellow SmarterTravel readers. Were lines long at security checkpoints? Did you opt out of the scanner, if you were selected? Did you see many people opting out? Were things, dare I say it, smooth? Leave a comment below with your first-hand observations, tips (if you have them), and your thoughts about flying on this rather unusual Thanksgiving.

You can also send us a message on Twitter @SmarterTravel. Standing in a never-ending security line? Tweet us about it!

Safe travels everyone!

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