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The Weirdest Things Travelers Asked the TSA This Year on Twitter


The TSA is usually a traveler’s worst nightmare, but thanks to the @AskTSA Twitter account, the TSA it turns out can actually be funny. The customer-service Twitter account answers travelers most absurd questions (no, you cannot travel with liquid mercury) about what they can and cannot carry onto a plane. And while this article is all in good fun, some questions and responses are actually useful, especially when it comes to holiday travel—it prefers if you don’t wrap your gifts, by the way—and traveling with food, liquids, and electronics.

The TSA, This Year, Was Asked All This

So, without further ado, here are some of the weirdest questions travelers asked the TSA this year:

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