basemetal: I have little confidence in all of those sniffing dogs.
a_real_human_being: A single dog making a false positive should give people "zero confidence" in bomb sniffing dogs? That's some nice hyperbole there, Lou.
Raug the Dwarf: basemetal: I have little confidence in all of those sniffing dogs.Yeah, I thought we've already had tons of studies and hard science that say sniffing dogs are totally unreliable?From training methods to success rate, it's kind of ridiculous.
DigitalCoffee: I'm more disturbed by what passes for journalism today rather than a false positive by a dog.TFA: "The discovery of a potentially suspicious item in Terminal 4 at Sky Harbor International Airport sparked an evacuation of the ticket area on level 2 Monday. "WHO discovered the item? WHY was it though to be suspicious in the first place?/we use to be the brave type that put men on the moon, now we just piss ourselves in fear because of trash in a trash can
spelletrader: Dogs have their limitations. Most handlers and techs that have worked with dogs are fairly familiar with what those are, but there is plenty of room for error either way.
Links are submitted by members of the Fark community.
When community members submit a link, they also write a custom headline for the story.
Other Farkers comment on the links. This is the number of comments. Click here to read them.
You need to create an account to submit links or post comments.
Click here to submit a link.
Also on Fark
Submit a Link »
Copyright © 1999 - 2017 Fark, Inc | Last updated: Jan 19 2017 23:48:55
Runtime: 0.208 sec (207 ms)