TSA Agent Lets Rapper Keep Weed, Leaves Note

"C'Mon Son," chides baggage screener
By Dustin Lushing,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 16, 2011 5:00 PM CST
Updated Dec 18, 2011 7:00 PM CST
TSA Agent Lets Rapper Keep Weed, Leaves Note
C'mon son!   (Shutterstock.com)

TSA agents are basically known for collectively killing America's buzz, but here's an unusual exception out of the Denver International Airport: A TSA agent there discovered marijuana in rapper Freddie Gibbs' luggage, but instead of confiscating the weed, the baggage screener just left an admonishing note reading, "C'mon son." The agent let the rapper keep his stash. Gibbs tweeted a photo of the note and "probably just got the guy fired," concludes Gawker. How much weed was he able to slide through security? Half an ounce, he says. It doesn't look like the message worked, though. He's apparently "still smokin." (Read more marijuana stories.)

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