The MIT student who walked into Logan International Airport wearing a
computer circuit board and wiring on her sweat shirt claimed it was
harmless artwork. But to troopers who arrested her at gunpoint, it was
a fake bomb.
Nineteen-year-old Star Simpson was charged Friday with
possessing a hoax device. Her attorney described the charge as offbase
and "almost paranoid," arguing at a court hearing that she did not act
in a suspicious manner and had told an airport worker that the device
Since it's not possible to charge someone with being stupid in a public place I'll have to agree with the charge of possessing a hoax device.
My wings are like a shield of steel.