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hi from gate 90 at sfo [Jun. 23rd, 2008|08:03 pm]
The American Caliban
we are now in hour 3 of lateness, involving a delayed plane, a plane with broken stuff, trouble making sure the broken stuff was fixed, and finally a flight attendant swapout because they'd hit their max hours.

Boy, some people really can't handle inconvenience. i mean, this is not fun, but i don't see any corpses, and some of these people... wow.
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[User Picture]From: seriesfinale
2008-06-24 03:07 am (UTC)
Tell 'em I said to either change their diapers or shut the fuck up.

Nothing like a pack of whiners to make a crummy situation truly intolerable.
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[User Picture]From: jonpants
2008-06-24 03:16 am (UTC)
They should fly the impatient people on the broken plane to teach them a lesson.
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[User Picture]From: fweebles
2008-06-24 03:24 am (UTC)
but i don't see any corpses

Maybe it would be more pleasant for all involved if you rectified that situation, if you get my drift.
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[User Picture]From: nosrialleon
2008-06-24 05:05 am (UTC)
Just because you don't see them doesn't mean they aren't there...
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[User Picture]From: substitute
2008-06-24 07:14 am (UTC)
I see lame people. I see them all the time. They don't know they're lame...
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[User Picture]From: gordonzola
2008-06-24 02:56 pm (UTC)
dude, I am so sorry I missed your post when you were here. Things are a little crazy, for reasons I can't quite reveal yet, but I am sorry I missed you.
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[User Picture]From: defenestr8r
2008-06-24 04:51 pm (UTC)
Q: has anyone punked on your shoes?
A: no.
Q: is anyone throwing furniture at you?
A: no.

then this is not an emergency.

i get annoyed at late flights, especially if it means missing a connecting flight, but there's no reason to be unpleasant. it doesn't make them want to help you at all.
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[User Picture]From: substitute
2008-06-24 08:08 pm (UTC)
exactly. i tip my hat at the attendants for being perfectly polite the whole way.

also, your icon is EXCELLENT.
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[User Picture]From: defenestr8r
2008-06-24 09:24 pm (UTC)
that and many more at:
http://lpcoverlover.com/
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