Mariah-less Cannon Fires Blanks

9/3/2008 1:29 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
The last time Nick Cannon hit LAX, he could barely get to the gate through the crush of screaming fans and trigger-happy paparazzi -- then again, last time Mariah Carey was with him.

Yesterday, the only way a solo Nick could have attracted any kind of attention would be if he screamed out "bomb" in a crowded terminal.