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    REALLY?!?!?! so, the area where planes push back...

    REALLY?!?!?! so, the area where planes push back from the gate is a taxiway? wow! who wouldda thunk it! i guess taxiways and the apron are one and the same.

    take your head out the clouds.
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    this is the last i'm gonna say on this, cuz i'm...

    this is the last i'm gonna say on this, cuz i'm starting to feel like evan when it comes to talking to you. you seem to want to make an argument when there may not be one, just for the sake of being...
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    because 3bs can't read english without reading...

    because 3bs can't read english without reading into it (maybe because, like atl whines, i don't use caps).
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    3bs is earning his moniker here for sure. the...

    3bs is earning his moniker here for sure.

    the term active taxiway is horseshit. if you are parked, YOU are not active. taxiways are one way. so if you are parked, very likely the only threat is...
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    to throw more wood on the fire, a quick search of...

    to throw more wood on the fire, a quick search of NTSB stats using the term "clear air turbulence" for the period of 01/01/2000 - 10/07/2009 reveals 44 separate instances of CAT resulting in...
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    what are you smoking? this conversation began...

    what are you smoking?

    this conversation began with an article about being parked on a taxiway (supposedly active, but i've never heard of any taxiway not being active, and the act of "parking" on...
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    unless you're not paying attention, i have a hard...

    unless you're not paying attention, i have a hard time believing that. but assuming arguendo it's true, how many flight attendants have you injured this way?
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    let's see. what part of the argument is invalid?...

    let's see. what part of the argument is invalid? it's not against the regs to walk around freely when seatbelt sign is off even though the incidence of injuries secondary to CAT is far higher than...
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    right. so in your "career" as a pilot for how...

    right. so in your "career" as a pilot for how many years? how many times have you slammed the brakes while taxiing?
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    PARKING proves my point even more!!! i've...

    PARKING proves my point even more!!!

    i've taken well over 2,000 flights on all sorts of aircraft in over 50 countries. never once have i experienced a brake slam while taxiing. i have, however,...
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    and once again i'll point out the painfully...

    and once again i'll point out the painfully obvious contradiction in policies: ABSOLUTELY no standing or going to the lav while on "an active taxiway"--where speeds are generally sub 25 mph--but...
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    yet another example of when i would say eff you,...

    yet another example of when i would say eff you, get up and use the head. deal with the fall out later.

    many years ago, i was on a flight from ORD-MIA and we were something like 28 for takeoff,...
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    several steps in the process of getting pics or...

    several steps in the process of getting pics or vids admitted into evidence and each state has different rules. the good thing is, most editing software if not all, leaves detectable traces.

    i'm...
  14. compare and contrast: "Airbus decided to take...

    compare and contrast:

    "Airbus decided to take on Boeing by creating a robotic new airplane that would address the accelerating decline in airmanship and require minimal piloting skills largely by...
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    most, nay, all restaurants are not subject to...

    most, nay, all restaurants are not subject to special laws as airlines are. there is no law that makes it a crime to "interfere" with a waiter's duties. and just in case you missed it, the point is...
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    1 hour? yes. and there is o2 in lavs.

    1 hour? yes. and there is o2 in lavs.
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    forgot to account for timezones. denver 1 hour...

    forgot to account for timezones. denver 1 hour ahead of sfo.
  18. or, human-ness

    or, human-ness
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    we never do have the "facts" since airlines...

    we never do have the "facts" since airlines rarely if ever disclose the facts as they see them. they rely on ridiculously overreaching contracts and even more ridiculously worded laws--laws that were...
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    neither did e.e. cummings and no one held it...

    neither did e.e. cummings and no one held it against him. it's an interwebz forum. i'm not getting graded on, well, anything.
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    and the diversion made sense, how exactly? 1 hour...

    and the diversion made sense, how exactly? 1 hour left to the planned flight. no one in danger. plane not in danger. wonder if they bothered to ask the woman of she was ok staying in the loo for one...
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    says the supposed commercial pilot who won't...

    says the supposed commercial pilot who won't answer the question posed to him....it's ok, we all know the truth behind all of these horsecrap events is the overreaction (way too late) by govts around...
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    right. ok. the only basis IN LAW for airlines...

    right. ok.

    the only basis IN LAW for airlines to have such illusory contracts is in the name of safety. once you peel away the horseshit frosting, what's left is pure nonsense that has led to...
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    article cites "did not follow crew instructions"...

    article cites "did not follow crew instructions" as the reason. what's behind the requirement to follow crew instructions? a simple contractual requirement in to contract of carriage? no, my friend....
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    NOPE. if you remove a person from a flight...

    NOPE. if you remove a person from a flight because they constitute a security risk, you DO NOT put them on the next flight.

    i'm sure you will now enlighten the world on how wrong i am. but...
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    Abuse of Authority: Undeniable Proof

    i've said it before: giving fa's the authority we've collectively given them was a bad idea and here is the undeniable proof. though it's far from the first time something similar has occurred, it's...
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    yeah, flush twice and all hell breaks loose.

    yeah, flush twice and all hell breaks loose.
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    there will now be a class action ADA lawsuit...

    there will now be a class action ADA lawsuit brought by some jerkoff lawyer as a result of the industry not providing written instructions to deaf folks.
  29. https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/18/magazine/boeing...

    https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/18/magazine/boeing-737-max-crashes.html

    long, interesting read. anxious to see evan's response to this....
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    wow, what a horribly written piece, not to...

    wow, what a horribly written piece, not to mention very predictable outcome.
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    i've spent HOURS standing in the galley just this...

    i've spent HOURS standing in the galley just this year alone. sometimes chatting with an FA or two, sometimes just stretching. i've never been told to leave. i also dont do so during service and...
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    totally agree with evan. abused employees are not...

    totally agree with evan. abused employees are not happy employees.

    as for gabe, sorry mate, while there is an announcement regarding not congregating near the galleys, there is no rule that lav...
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    can't judge a book by its cover or an airline...

    can't judge a book by its cover or an airline from one flight, but last time i flew SWA my seatmate spilled water on me by accident, so i was standing in the lav with the door open drying my pants....
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    wait! what? SWA isn't perfect? holy shit! i...

    wait! what? SWA isn't perfect? holy shit! i thought the entire world was supposed to be modeled after them and jet blows...i mean blew...er, blue.
  35. total horseshit. a committee run by executives...

    total horseshit. a committee run by executives who themselves have nothing but PROFIT as their main concern and a former admiral who was hired by boeing "In a statement, Boeing chairman and chief...
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    simple: because it would cost $8,000,00.00 per...

    simple: because it would cost $8,000,00.00 per plane (special pricing for FAA approved devices) and it would cost fuel to carry the extra weight (yes, the magazines weigh FAR more but they make money...
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    and do what exactly about the guy(s) on board...

    and do what exactly about the guy(s) on board with whatever, causing chaos? throw them off the train? shit. if the bad guys were smart...
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    not quite on topic, but im gonna steal a line...

    not quite on topic, but im gonna steal a line from Gran Tour's (formerly Top Gear) Jeremy Clarkson: "How ridiculous! I can get on a train carrying 2000 people with ZERO security checks, but have to...
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    is it time for pax to start wearing body cameras?...

    is it time for pax to start wearing body cameras? because it is certainly time for flight attendants to get their shit together and get off their high, post-9/11 horses with their ridiculous power to...
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    BLASPHEMER! you dare question the bean-counters?...

    BLASPHEMER! you dare question the bean-counters? you dare insinuate that someone has placed profit above safety?
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