No More Newspapers in SC

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Old Dec 23, 17, 11:54 pm
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Read this via Loyalty Lobby. While not a deal breaker it will be a huge perk gone for me. Apparently gone starting Jan 1. Can anyone else confirm?
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Old Dec 23, 17, 11:57 pm
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This would be quite sad. I always enjoy the papers when visiting lounges.
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that sucks
true at an increasing number of hotels too these days
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Well that’s lame. Sorry if the occasional Financial Times I stole was the cause of this change I’ll miss it - reading an actual paper newspaper was one of the joys of travel for me.

I would be more okay with it if they offered an alternative, like the Air France Press app that lets you download digital copies of newspapers and magazines to your phone...
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If the cleaners would stop taking all the papers, then there would be some for others to read. LOL!
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Originally Posted by beckoa View Post
This would be quite sad. I always enjoy the papers when visiting lounges.
​​​​​​​Often I go just to get the USA Today and WSJ。
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Originally Posted by mnredfox View Post


Often I go just to get the USA Today and WSJ。
I do the same. On a post flight survey one of the questions asked if I read newspaper on the plane. Obviously my yes answer wasn’t enough.
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Does not surprise me but is a shame.
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That sucks, and yes I would take a newspaper to read on the plane.

Newspapers are kinda time sensitive when the date changes they tend to be out of date
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If true that is disappointing. Enjoy getting a chance to read the WSJ and NYT. But, that's the way it's going. Stopped at a Marriott that we have been using on our Christmas travels and there were no newspapers to be found in the hotel. They have also added a $5 parking charge, but don't want to get off topic any further.
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WSJ was one of the main perks of the skyclub for me. I'll be sad to see it go.
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If true that is disappointing.
PHL club confirms no papers starting Jan. 1
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Old Dec 25, 17, 11:20 am
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What's next? Instant coffee?!?
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What's next? Instant coffee?!?
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Would you people quit giving them ideas?
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