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Air hostess applicant 'had breasts checked for implants during job interview'

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Dozens of women applying for air hostess jobs with an Indonesian airline were ordered to strip nearly naked and have their breasts handled in medical check-ups, one of the applicants claimed today..... This of course is a crock as breast implants are not compressible or decompressible unless they contain a lot of air. Saline types may have a little air bubble out of them but is of no consequence unless it is a large volume. Even then the capsule will withstand huge pressures. Sounds like… (www.dailymail.co.uk) More...

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Moviela
Ric Wernicke 0
I rented a car in Jakarta and was advised to "check the hooter" before leaving. I thought "What a country!"
rick737
richard weiss 0
Many pilots have offer such examinations but it usually involved a few drinks on an overnight
airclaxon1
Paul Claxon 0
I think it should be added to the preflight check list and made mandatory.
tlkent2008
tlkent2008 0
They might think she is a terrorist with explosive liquid in them and not saline?
bluefishbeagle
Ed Holcombe 0
I still prefer the old taste test myself
sulkowski
I'm surprised the TSA hasn't thought of doing this too...
kldfligtrrt
kldfligtrrt 0
you all are bad, but funny as h3ll RFLMAO
HunterTS4
Toby Sharp 0
I think the motorboat method is still ideal
rick737
richard weiss 0
The TSA is doing it, Mike. But they are saving us from fate worse than death. Very patriotic.
genethemarine
Gene spanos 0
Wow...........what now...............air america!!!
sheka
mark tufts 0
whats next pregnancy tests for men who want to become pilots
rogmurf
But are they going to check further down to ensure we don't get any 'Ladyboys" ??? I would think that is more important
canuck44
Why did I know this squawk would reconvene Tailhook? Richard so far wins the Tailhook Honorary Comment Award but caption nominations are still open.

At least the guy (I assume it was a male) didn't do the IUD check.
rick737
richard weiss 0
Thank you, John. I will take that as a complement. As a matter of fact I am a tail hooker
kenty
steve kent 0
I think I've found my perfect job....pre-screening medic for Indonesian airlines.
jagerardi
jagerardi 0
Cool! A new item to add the "Remove before Flight" tag to...
bobajob747
someboby has a cool job,sadly not me???
scrippsgirl
Tracy Sear 0
Shows that pervs are everywhere. These are the ones that can get away with it.
rick737
richard weiss 0
Tracy, flattery will get you nowhere
scrippsgirl
Tracy Sear 0
I calls 'em as I sees 'em.
jacktextor
Jack Textor 0
What's next the "elbow test"...
bdarnell
Brad Darnell 0
See, it pays to be in HR
saxman2x4
Sounds like a job I would be interested in
UPS400
Robb Hodges 0
Where did you think TSA got their training?
Dannoga
flaps,slats, 15/15 ehr 36DD oh my!
zulu44
zulu44 0
Since I don't know if 'Tracy Sear' is a male or female let me ask this: why are there only males that are responding to this procedure? Outside of possible 'bomb implantation', what else is the purpose?
scrippsgirl
Tracy Sear 0
No purpose at all, except to further subjugate their employees by demonstrating their power over them through humiliation and intimidation. Maybe also live the dream that some of the more juvenile posters on this thread are experiencing. I'm female, and that fact is probably pretty apparent here.
mzk49o1
mzk49o1 0
...I'm female and I thought some of these comments were pretty funny. I mean, yeah, what Garuda is doing is pretty messed up and invasive, but. It also doesn't hurt to have a chuckle or two at a few tongue-in-cheek comments regarding the incident.
Derg
Roland Dent 0
Tracy: I agree. Richard I too am a "tail hooker". I am a respectable man. I have never taken part in anything immoral. The question I must ask is what these gals' partners did about this assault.
mzk49o1
mzk49o1 0
I hope that at least /some/ kind of action was taken against it.
scrippsgirl
Tracy Sear 0
In that country? Probably nothing. It's not the U.S., no legal or union protections.
SharonElizabeth
Sad all around both the article and comments. You may find humor but I gather these hostesses were probably demoralized. Women aren't the only people getting implants if I may add.