Hawt ITT: Airlines quit being dumb.

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So many stupid things with airlines. Most due to them trying to squeeze every penny they can out of ya, and yet they are always on the verge of bankruptcy. :waw:
 

helenabear

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I thought the 'safety' thing was always a ruse because they wanted to charge you to use THEIR phones and internet service.

That was always my thought.

I can't tell you how many times I accidentally did not turn off my phone (or put it to airplane mode). Always seemed kind of stupid to me, so I am glad I can keep reading during take off and landing.
 

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Any time the government or large corporation says something is for your safety, they are lying.
 

Domon

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there was some rumor that they might back in 2011, but theyve never charged for checked bags in my experience since 2005 or so
 

helenabear

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there was some rumor that they might back in 2011, but theyve never charged for checked bags in my experience since 2005 or so

Same here. I started using them when Delta stopped doing non-stops to my favorite destinations. I've been flying with them off and on since about 2003 or 2004 and I don't recall ever being charged for a bag.