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4-year-old boy shows up on U.S. government's terror "no-fly" list

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Edward Allen's reaction to being on the government's "no-fly" list should have been the tip-off that he is no &to=http://english.pravda.ru/main/2003/01/25/42553.html' target=_blank>terrorist.

"I don't want to be on the list. I want to fly and see my grandma," the 4-year-old boy said, according to his mother.

Sijollie Allen and her son had trouble boarding planes last month because someone with the same name as Edward is on a government terrorist watch list.

"Is this a joke?" Allen recalled telling Continental Airlines agents Dec. 21 at Houston's Bush Intercontinental Airport. "You can tell he's not a terrorist."