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Old June 12th, 2008, 08:58 PM
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Default Re: Now United Airlines will Charge for First Bag

Originally Posted by CruisinK n J
Got any more happy predictions, AR?

The missing sign of the Apocalypse:

"The great flying machines will charge the masses for their sacks of finery, flowered togas and scores of footwear."

Oh yeah and there'll be earth quakes the moon will turn red, the sun black, stars will fall out of the sky, formal nights will be eliminated, yadda, yadda, yadda.

AR is right: We, the vacation crowd, are not the bread and butter of the airline industry. In the mid-90's they screwed the business traveler and have paid for it ever since. I sure don't like the higher fares and it may effect some of my travel but I understand them.

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