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Re: Just took a few hours
04/22/17 01:16 PM


> I really understand what you both mean, just because I'm blaming him doesn't mean I
> don't feel bad for the poor guy. Probably what gets me thrown off is this tendency
> some people have of making big an even bigger mess. Corporations are made of people
> like us, depending on how you talk to them they will talk back (most of the time,
> otherwise they lose customers). This would have ended differently without an adult
> throwing a tantrum and stand motionless while he gets dragged off like a big baby. Is
> it too hard to cooperate when it's obvious you're on the losing side and your removal
> is imminent? The other three persons removed from the flight (were they removed?) or
> any other recent removal didn't make it to the headlines with the same impact this
> guy did.
>
> Officer: I'm just telling you, it's going to be a lot harder for you...
> Dr. Dao: Yes I know that, I'd rather go to jail.
>
>
> And yes, they indeed researched this guy's past right after it happened. I'm
> surprised at this point no one has posted their patient consequences. Probably there
> were none.


I can't help but get a "if she didn't want to get raped she shouldn't have been dressed like that" vibe from that article.

I agree that his need to get home and see patients was probably not a life-or-death situation; more likely a self-important exaggeration in an attempt to keep his seat. However, it doesn't change the fact that he was a paying customer with a perfectly reasonable expectation to get home at the promised time (barring act-of-god events), and the practice of overbooking can go fuck itself.







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* Nice job United SmitdoggAdministrator 04/11/17 04:01 AM
. * Apparently today...American Airlines flight attendant takes woman's stoller and hits her with it SmitdoggAdministrator  04/22/17 08:07 PM
. * Re: American Airlines flight attendant takes woman's stoller (more info) gregf  04/23/17 02:05 AM
. * Re: Nice job United - so what? RdW  04/11/17 11:37 AM
. * Re: Nice job United - so what? Robbbert  04/13/17 02:13 AM
. * Just took a few hours SmitdoggAdministrator  04/11/17 11:45 PM
. * Re: Just took a few hours Tomu Breidah  04/12/17 07:32 AM
. * Re: Just took a few hours TriggerFin  04/12/17 08:11 AM
. * Re: Just took a few hours Tomu Breidah  04/12/17 11:25 AM
. * Re: Just took a few hours Vas Crabb  04/14/17 07:38 AM
. * Re: Just took a few hours BIOS-D  04/14/17 09:50 PM
. * Re: Just took a few hours Vas Crabb  04/15/17 03:59 AM
. * Re: Just took a few hours BIOS-D  04/15/17 05:08 AM
. * Re: Just took a few hours Tomu Breidah  04/15/17 09:31 AM
. * Re: Just took a few hours BIOS-D  04/15/17 02:21 PM
. * Re: Just took a few hours TriggerFin  04/15/17 02:41 PM
. * Re: Just took a few hours MooglyGuy  04/15/17 04:21 PM
. * Re: Just took a few hours BIOS-D  04/15/17 06:12 PM
. * Re: Just took a few hours Allnatural  04/22/17 01:16 PM
. * Re: Just took a few hours MooglyGuy  04/22/17 01:54 PM
. * Re: Just took a few hours MooglyGuy  04/15/17 01:17 PM
. * Re: Just took a few hours Haze  04/11/17 11:49 PM
. * Re: Just took a few hours SmitdoggAdministrator  04/11/17 11:55 PM
. * Re: Nice job United - so what? SmitdoggAdministrator  04/11/17 02:21 PM
. * Re: Nice job United - so what? Vas Crabb  04/11/17 01:14 PM
. * United Breaks Guitars gregf  04/11/17 10:08 AM
. * Re: Nice job United Hadou Ken  04/11/17 06:02 AM
. * Re: Nice job United SmitdoggAdministrator  04/11/17 06:22 AM
. * Re: Nice job United Hadou Ken  04/11/17 03:13 PM
. * Re: Nice job United SmitdoggAdministrator  04/11/17 03:18 PM
. * Re: Nice job United Hadou Ken  04/11/17 07:05 PM
. * Re: Nice job United Haze  04/11/17 09:14 PM
. * Re: Nice job United SmitdoggAdministrator  04/11/17 07:08 PM
. * Re: Nice job United Hadou Ken  04/11/17 07:12 PM
. * Re: Nice job United SmitdoggAdministrator  04/11/17 07:15 PM
. * Re: Nice job United Hadou Ken  04/11/17 07:20 PM
. * Re: Nice job United SmitdoggAdministrator  04/11/17 07:22 PM

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