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Smile, you're on candid camera: Jetblue passenger blows lid on DHS facial recognition program

April 24, 2019Paul Ragusa, Editor

I know I am aging myself here, but after reading about the JetBlue passenger who was none-too-happy to find out that her face would be used as ID for boarding, I thought back to the TV show of my youth called Candid Camera. Now if you are younger than 50 (yes, I am less than a month away from a half century old), you probably won't remember this show that featured a hidden camera with lovable host Allen Funt (and later with son Peter), who at the end of each skit would tell the person they are on...

biometric access control, candid camera, CBP, DHS, JetBlue passenger


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