India: Security: Sir, Please show your bag, and keep any metal items on the table Mr.VIP: Do you know who I am? I know MLA xyz and MP abc is my close friend Seucrity: Sorry sir. there has been a misunderstanding. Please carry on and have a good day USA: Security:Sir, Please show your bag, and keep any metal items on the table Mr.VIP: Do you know who I am? I know the senator xyz and governor abc is my close friend Security to others: guys, take this person into the interrogation room, strip him down and check everything. Don't let him use his phone and make sure he is not a threat to Senator xyz and Governor abc. We never learn from our mistakes. This is why repeated attacks happen in India and look at USA after 9/11. Also look at London, after those terrorist attacks, the internal security has become near-to impregnable.