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Nov 25, 17, 9:02 am
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Posted By WineIsGood

Absolutely - anything to close out the call! ...

Absolutely - anything to close out the call!

All's well that ends well, I suppose. Was able to move into seat next to Mr WineIsGood during check in.
Nov 22, 17, 7:13 pm
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Posted By WineIsGood

The call center agent specifically said it might...

The call center agent specifically said it might have been a GS or “another VIP” - but interesting to hear you’ve never gotten that benefit!
Nov 22, 17, 2:04 pm
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Views: 118,203
Posted By WineIsGood

2 pax on same PNR split up, 1 moved to like seat in another row

Well I'm back to FlyerTalk after a long absence...so long my profile still said CO* until moments ago!

Anyway, traveling for Thanksgiving with the spouse and realized our 21A, 21B seats on same...
Aug 30, 13, 9:35 am
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Views: 51,313
Posted By WineIsGood

Baggage allowance - booked on UA but one leg LH

Lapsed flyertalker here, seeking assistance! I've perused the site of UA, LH, Star Alliance, and of course FT but have managed to utterly confuse myself.

Question is for both outbound and return,...
Jul 13, 08, 8:54 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 2,045
Posted By WineIsGood

CO employees are generally very very good. It's a...

CO employees are generally very very good. It's a rare day when you see the surliness that's become the norm at other airlines!
Jul 3, 08, 9:47 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,209
Posted By WineIsGood

Purell-type sanitizer in place of soap on some planes

On a few CO planes recently, there's been Purell-type hand sanitizer in the lav in place of the usual soap. Am I the only one who wants to wash my hands with actual soap and water rather than using a...
Jun 30, 08, 1:58 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 1,501
Posted By WineIsGood

Ah, that appears to be the case. :(

Ah, that appears to be the case. :(
Jun 30, 08, 1:16 pm
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Views: 1,501
Posted By WineIsGood

Did someone else take my upgrade?

Flew IAH-LAX this morning and kept checking pda.continental.com to see where I stood on the upgrade standby list. As a plat on an H fare, I was #1 on the list all the way until I boarded the plane,...
Jun 17, 08, 7:11 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 1,318
Posted By WineIsGood

I'd recommend you get: Soap (even the cheap...

I'd recommend you get:

Soap (even the cheap stuff in France from Monoprix is decent)
Labello lip balm
Herbes de Provence (way cheaper in France compared to US)

Those are the things I'd get...
Apr 16, 08, 9:01 pm
Replies: 458
Views: 119,564
Posted By WineIsGood

FedEx is your friend. Use them to ship all those...

FedEx is your friend. Use them to ship all those samples, papers, etc back to your office after a trade show. Most business-oriented hotels will coordinate this for you.

Beyond that, I can just...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Apr 16, 08, 8:16 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 2,326
Posted By WineIsGood

Don't let the woman thing be part of it - women...

Don't let the woman thing be part of it - women can be aggressive about bad service. :)

It's probably too late for much result (you should have asked on the spot), but I would have said, upon...
Forum: DiningBuzz
Apr 11, 08, 10:05 pm
Replies: 127
Views: 13,576
Posted By WineIsGood

I have recommendations that I will provide on a...

I have recommendations that I will provide on a PM basis. :cool: I don't have the experience to know if Houston Indian food is the best in the US, but we do have a large Indian/Indian-American...
Mar 10, 08, 8:25 pm
Replies: 55
Views: 6,025
Posted By WineIsGood

I rarely check bags. Only if absolutely...

I rarely check bags. Only if absolutely necessary. I'll sit on my bag until it's squished down enough to zip closed before I'll check it.
Feb 28, 08, 7:27 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 3,000
Posted By WineIsGood

I just learned about this great blog that lists...

I just learned about this great blog that lists tons of GWPs. www.beautyaddict.blogspot.com (http://www.beautyaddict.blogspot.com)

Neimans is having a big GWP event right now - unfortunately for...
Jan 23, 08, 8:00 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 719
Posted By WineIsGood

OP members who fly KLM biz class: check your OnePass statements

In December, I flew KLM 662 IAH-AMS in biz class (upper deck on the 747 - woo hoo!). The miles didn't post to my OP account, so I submitted my boarding pass and the mileage request form. A few days...
Forum: DiningBuzz
Jan 21, 08, 8:21 pm
Replies: 88
Views: 8,467
Posted By WineIsGood

You are so right - I'd always thought of fresh...

You are so right - I'd always thought of fresh goat cheese "logs" as being Montrachet-style. After your comment, I actually found some Montrachet and tried it. ICK. It tasted processed and horrible....
Jan 16, 08, 7:22 pm
Replies: 47
Views: 3,678
Posted By WineIsGood

Sorry to hear about your injuries :( ...

Sorry to hear about your injuries :(

Unfortunately, I think that what would have normally been an annoying misconnect became a more extreme situation given your injuries. In the same painful...
Jan 16, 08, 7:13 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 747
Posted By WineIsGood

I'd add to smb12's response that you could very...

I'd add to smb12's response that you could very well have a problem if you do this on the OUTBOUND rather than the RETURN. If you book SJO-IAH-LAS-IAH-SJO but try to fly SJO-IAH/IAH-SJO, you can get...
Jan 16, 08, 7:06 pm
Replies: 154
Views: 12,275
Posted By WineIsGood

dang - me no likely the...

dang - me no likely the everything-customers-do-that-annoys-me-is-a-security-threat approach :td:

Let's go back to your usual posts which give great insight into the FA's viewpoint! ^
Jan 14, 08, 7:31 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 6,610
Posted By WineIsGood

LMAO! Oh how many meals I've made of baked Lays...

LMAO! Oh how many meals I've made of baked Lays and PC cheese...

The wine selection in BF on CO is indeed strange - it's stuff other airlines wouldn't even serve in coach. :confused: I'm...
Forum: DiningBuzz
Jan 8, 08, 9:28 pm
Replies: 88
Views: 8,467
Posted By WineIsGood

To me it tastes like caramel and goat's cheese...

To me it tastes like caramel and goat's cheese got married and had a baby :p
Jan 8, 08, 9:09 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 587
Posted By WineIsGood

Both are good so no worries for you. :) For...

Both are good so no worries for you. :)

For me, the seats are equivalent in comfort. The food is pretty good on both, although in different ways (the cheese on AF is more interesting, but I also...
Forum: DiningBuzz
Jan 7, 08, 9:37 pm
Replies: 88
Views: 8,467
Posted By WineIsGood

**salivating** Brie de Meaux is the best...

**salivating**

Brie de Meaux is the best brie I've had - after you taste it, other bries will seem rubbery and flavorless!

If you're really looking to try some new things, I suggest Livarot or...
Jan 3, 08, 10:37 am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,627
Posted By WineIsGood

I flew this route about a year and a half ago -...

I flew this route about a year and a half ago - here's my review:

http://www.flyertalk.com/forum/showthread.php?t=547235&page=2...
Dec 31, 07, 12:17 pm
Replies: 110
Views: 4,908
Posted By WineIsGood

I'll be around 130k EQMs and 130 EQPs once...

I'll be around 130k EQMs and 130 EQPs once everything posts.

It was a rough year, qualifying on both miles and points. Previous years I'd qualified on miles, which is much less painful than all...
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