She said she was able to pass through Logan International Airport security with two cupcakes, but she was stopped on the way back when she moncler jackets tried to return with one of them.
"In general, cakes and pies are allowed in carry-on luggage," said TSA spokesperson James Fotenos, adding they were looking into why this cupcake was confiscated.
Hains said she had received the cupcakes as a gift and after eating one on the trip out west, decided to save the other for the flight back.
Hains contacted the cupcake company, Wicked Good Cupcakes of Cohasset, which said it will ship her a new batch free of charge.
“Apparently we're a tasty, terrorist threat. I guess we were also amazed at what can pass through security in one airport, but not in another,” said Brian Vilagie of Wicked Good Cupcakes.
“Dr. Paul did not moncler jackets cheap write that mail piece and disavows its content,” spokesman Jesse Benton said in an e-mail.
Earlier, Paul’s Iowa chair Drew Ivers told Reuters, who first posted the direct mail piece online, that Paul took responsibility for content bearing his signature even if he likely does not “embrace” some of the letter’s more extreme views. But Benton said that Ivers was not in a position to comment.
“Drew Ivers is a great guy and leader, but he was not speaking on behalf of the campaign and is not acquainted enough with the issue to have the facts,” Benton said.
Paul is currently facing a torrent of media scrutiny over a newsletter he published in the 1980s and 1990s that featured racist, homophobic, and ant-Semitic content along with a raft of fringe conspiracy theories. He denies having either authored or read the most offensive content, but has not offered up an explanation as to who wrote cheap moncler jackets the publication and how he hired them. His explanation has also changed somewhat since the newsletter issue was first raised in 1996.