The Dark Side Of The Airline Lighter Ban

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.

Correction Jan. 23, 2009

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



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