thread I saw that one too, as I was traveling back from Brick Lane.
Organized fun is the worst.
permalink Organized not-fun is worse
90 minutes to get through passport control at San Francisco airport after being awake for 40 hours. And that was in the line for Yanks which was half as long as the line for Johnny Foreign.
permalink I always use San Jose now and drive up.
It saves about three hours.
permalink I would fly into Oakland from the UK because I live in Oakland
But options are limited when you are coming from somewhere as far away as India.

My main gripe is that I am a signed up member of the global entry programmer and should have been able to skip the big queue. Except none of the machines worked. They could tell my green card was real but couldn't load any details from the database.
permalink Computers are rubbish.