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#1 of 12 Old 12-20-2006, 04:04 PM - Thread Starter
 
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LOS ANGELES - A one-month-old baby has been checked and cleared by a Los Angeles hospital after being put through an airport X-ray machine.

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crazyness

Imagine being the airport worker and seeing that.

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Hah, grandma isn't going to get to babysit again anytime soon. I wonder if that was anyone's crazy mil.

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I read it earlier this morning, and it seems this was a huge mistake due to language barrier and cultural issues. I feel bad for the poor grandma, she sounds like she really just didn't know any better and couldn't speak or read the language, so she was SOL from jump street.
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Oh my lord - an "inexperienced" traveler.

Wow.

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Oh my lord - an "inexperienced" traveler.

Wow.
yep, not everyone knows all the rules about travel, and without adequete communication unfortunate mistakes occur
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many poeple just dont knwo what an X-ray machine is

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yep, not everyone knows all the rules about travel, and without adequete communication unfortunate mistakes occur
Does anyone know if the baby was in a baby bucket?
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the grandmother put the baby in the plastic tray, meant for your personal items.
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Oh good heavens. Speechless.
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