The Dark Side Of The Airline Lighter Ban

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A ban on cigarette lighters is now in effect for air travelers. The restriction is particularly galling to a small, but passionate group: lighter collectors. Judith Sanders and Richard Weinstein of the organization On the Lighter Side talk about how the ban may affect their annual conference.

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Correction Jan. 23, 2009

According to the Transportation Security Administration, nail clippers are not banned on flights, as reported.



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