Why British Cellists May No Longer Fly to the US

I want to be secure when I fly, but many of the new restrictions strike me as absurd. I was forced to check my rolling carry-on yesterday because it "was larger than a computer bag." Great. I had visions of arriving at CEDIA sans computer or camera.

Robert Deutsch's picture

There was a news story today that airport security officials in New York were not going to allow J.K. Rowling to take her manuscript of the final Harry Potter book--much of it apparently handwritten and with no copy of the parts that she had written while in the U.S.--as carry-on luggage. Sheesh! Finally, the muggles relented and allowed her to take the manuscript, bound up in elastic bands. Bob