This is crazy. Someone managed to get themselves onto the air traffic control line and told a plane to land. The plane also responded to the instructions.
In addition, they contacted air traffic control and declared an emergency aboard an aircraft.
You can see a list of prohibited items on the TSA website. Unfortunately, there are some items that fall into a grey area that is up to TSA discretion.
Someone was given $4 as an elite check-in amenity. That kind of reminds me of visiting my great-aunt.
Maybe she works there.