#FedFeed – Meet the DHS agents who helped secure Superbowl LI

Welcome to the #FedFeed, a collection of federal ephemera gathered from social media and presented for your enjoyment.

Securing live events, especially those as large as the Superbowl, takes a great deal of coordination among the various component agencies at the Department of Homeland Security, who work in concert to prevent everything from violent attacks to counterfeit merchandising:

And here they are, telling their own stories:


And in completely unrelated news, whale earwax — for science!

Also, did anyone else catch the ear pun? “A whole new canal?” Really, Smithsonian?