Travelers can now use TSA’s social-media hot line for quick answers to questions about what they can get through security checkpoints. Here are some of the more interesting recent queries.
Can I bring my cute friend?
How about if my friend is a skull?
Great question! A fake skull is allowed in your checked bags. Safe travels!— AskTSA (@AskTSA) November 17, 2016
How about my deodorant?
What about my cardboard c0-worker?
Your cardboard co-worker is allowed thru the checkpoint, Matt. Pls check w/your airline regarding their size restrictions.— AskTSA (@AskTSA) July 29, 2016
There’s also some potty talk:
Your item is allowed through the checkpoint, Ahri. Pls check with your airline about any size restrictions. Safe travels!— AskTSA (@AskTSA) July 3, 2016
Liquids bring up plenty of issues:
Is this a carry-on or checked item?
Thanks for asking! A bottle of dead beetles is allowed in your carry-on bag.— AskTSA (@AskTSA) November 8, 2016
How about power tools?
Thanks for asking, Thomas. Power tools are allowed only in checked bags. Safe travels!— AskTSA (@AskTSA) September 24, 2016
Are these allowed?
What about turkeys?
Finally, how about lightsabers (size matters not)?
A light saber is allowed in carry-on or checked bags, David. May the force be with you!— AskTSA (@AskTSA) August 3, 2016
To check out more Ask TSA queries, visit the agency’s Twitter feed.