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I think this might be a commentary on FT, MP and FF blogs in general...

I think this might be a commentary on FT, MP and FF blogs in general...

Old Mar 23, 15, 5:02 pm
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I think this might be a commentary on FT, MP and FF blogs in general...

http://xkcd.com/1499/

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Old Mar 23, 15, 6:37 pm
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A few years ago I posted a photo on Facebook of a hotel room for which I redeemed points. I wrote that the points came from a credit card.

An old high school classmate immediately called me immoral for using a rewards credit card. He said I take advantage of merchants who must pay credit card processing fees, which he said were especially high for "signature rewards cards." He even said I take advantage of customers who use cash since these customers pay the same prices but forgo rewards points.

The only worthwhile thing I learned from his comment was that the processing fees for Visa Signature are indeed higher than the fees for lower tiers of Visa credit cards.

Oh, and he now works as a management consultant at Deloitte. He likes to show off his SPG AMEX. The hypocrisy of some people is unbelievable.
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Old Mar 24, 15, 7:39 am
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Originally Posted by eponymous_coward View Post
It's a line that exists only in one's morally muddled mind.

The good news is that most folks are reasonable.

The bad news is that some aren't, and that airlines are reacting to that fact by eliminating the ability for elites to ever be 'over-entitled' again.

But it's certainly what makes the JRL caricature so damn funny.
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Old Mar 26, 15, 5:04 pm
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Originally Posted by kokonutz View Post
The good news is that most folks are reasonable.
As the cartoon says, most folks don't act like this at dinner, or get invited.
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