WATCH: Woman in Lingerie Gets Pat Down Anyway

Via Gizmodo comes the story  of Tammy Banovac, former surgeon and onetime Playboy model, who is wheelchair bound and therefore refused to pass through metal detectors at the airport. So she came prepared and stripped down to her underwear to avoid a pat-down.

Nonetheless, she was subjected to a hand search and pat-down so long she missed her flight--and the same thing happened the next day.

Read the full storyreprinted at Jezebel.

AlterNet / By Sarah Seltzer

Posted at December 3, 2010, 3:18am

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