Amid Government Shutdown, TSA Agents Blast Travis Scott Over JFK Airport Speakers

If you have been flying out of New York's JFK Airports just lately, you might have been met with a bit shock when express variations of Travis Scott's "Sicko Mode" and Kanye West's "Lift Yourself" have been blasting over the loudspeakers on the airports, the sixth-busiest within the United States.

According to a spokesperson for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, it's TSA staff and airline staff who've management over music at sure terminals of the airport. It's an fascinating approach to battle again as TSA brokers proceed to go unpaid in what's now the second-longest authorities shutdown ever.

Currently, 800,000 federal employees are being furloughed, receiving no pay whether or not or not they determine to come back into work. A large number of TSA brokers have been calling in sick, resulting in better delays at airports. But, apparently, those that do determine to point out up may have some enjoyable whereas they're at it.

The shutdown started on December 22 and lots of Americans are actually coping with the truth of not receiving authorities advantages akin to SNAP or their federal earnings tax returns till after February if this shutdown ought to proceed. In addition to TSA Agents, air visitors controllers are amongst different federal employees who haven't acquired cost underneath the shutdown.