A Tennessee man has occasionally tried to enter Nashville airport naked. On Sunday, though,
Eric Cherry walking through the baggage claim area after he left his clothes in the parking lot.
Cherry attempted to purchase a plane ticket before airport security apprehended him, returned his clothes..
Also in May a nearly naked man stormed a TSA checkpoint and got tased on the buttocks.
In November 2014 a naked man fell through the ceiling of Boston Logan’s terminal C.
Maybe it’s not airports, per se, but rather passengers going on holiday: Last February tourists were arrested for taking naked photos inside Cambodian temples. It was the second time in 10 days that happened. Thirteen years ago there was even going to be an all-nude airline.
All this inspires pilots, too — like the one last March who drew an air traffic control phallus in the sky between Orlando and Tampa.
Thing is, though, most airports — and indeed most airplanes — aren’t places clean enough where I’d want to remove layers of protection between their floors or furnishings and my skin. So it’s a phenomenon I just cannot grasp.