Post Profile






August 29, 2016: L.A. Day #1!

There was a point last night when I assumed the most annoying part of this trip would be the gentleman across the aisle from me who removed his shoes AND socks five minutes into our flight.  The two and half hours in the air were otherwise uneventful and I was pleased to note that we […]
read more

share

Related Posts


Virgin presents the most boring movie ever!

Travel / Air Travel : BoardingArea

Would you watch a 5 hour boring movie for 2500 frequent flyer points? Virgin America has created “BLAH AIRLINES FLIGHT 101?, a boring, beige and dull five hour and forty-five minute flight set in real time on a flight from Newark to...

Why Does It Still Take Five Hours to Fly Cross-Country?! A Future Tense Event Recap.

Technology : Slate: Technology

In January 1959, the first transcontinental commercial jet trip flew from Los Angeles to New York City in five and a half hours. Today, the same trip will take a half hour to an hour longer (that is, if your flight isn’t delayed). A...

Solar Impulse: The world’s longest solo flight, fuel free

Travel / Air Travel : BoardingArea

In a couple hours Solar Impulse will land in Hawaii after five days in the air. It holds the record for longest solo flight in the world and it made the trip without using a single drop of jet fuel. It is simply incredible. The post...

Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Man Uses Anti-Reclining Device

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

Flying is a terrible indignity and if my entire family didn't live in the Midwest, I'd never do it because no trip up the majestic coast of California is worth 12+ total hours of X-raying, shoe removing, recycled baby poop air breat...

Man Pulls Down Trousers, Urinates in Aisle on Air India Flight

Travel / Air Travel : View From the Wing

Apparently a case of self-medicating with alcohol gone horribly wrong. A man on an Air India Boeing 787 flight to Birmingham, England was traveling with his 10 year old son. 40 minutes prior to landing he "removed his trousers and s...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC