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Feb 23, 12, 7:02 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 534
Posted By duplojohn

Change fees questions

After sitting out for a few years, I am back in the game.

I have quickly relized that the 1K (UAL) and MVPG are not once they once were.

Here's my deal: I have done 15 Segments in Jan; another...
Nov 28, 10, 8:16 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 988
Posted By duplojohn

I AM BACK!!!

Like it or not, ten years after multiple stints as a UA 1K seven as a MVPG I am jumping back into the travel game.

To be clear, I ran a profitible business in the past that allowed me to be...
Jan 3, 09, 12:07 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,494
Posted By duplojohn

Misty, First off, I'll say I am one of the...

Misty,

First off, I'll say I am one of the rare posters who am in the game for necesity, I don't chase points/miles like I did ten years ago.

To the point: Do whats best for Misty, if you had...
Dec 31, 08, 11:53 pm
Replies: 33
Views: 1,473
Posted By duplojohn

Don't do it. Save the $$. The cost...

Don't do it.

Save the $$.

The cost (time, money effort) clearly outwiegh the benefit.

I have found with age comes wisdom. You can get the same benefits by carefully planning a trip.

I...
Aug 11, 07, 10:16 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 908
Posted By duplojohn

All Good Things In All Good Time

Having spent the last few years on a sabattical (sort of) from flight, I flew AS to Seattle to pick up my kids from their annual NW summer trip last month.

On the flight back we were seperated, I...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Feb 15, 07, 2:17 pm
Replies: 27
Views: 4,519
Posted By duplojohn

I the reccomend ONT - OAK. I did this for ten...

I the reccomend ONT - OAK. I did this for ten years, it's decidely painless.
1) Parking at ONT is cheap and easy.
2) Southwest has competitive fares if you buy in advance.
3) After XX number of...
Apr 28, 06, 10:16 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 581
Posted By duplojohn

I Always believed Cheney had it shot...

I Always believed Cheney had it shot down.....Seriously.
Dec 2, 05, 11:36 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 1,916
Posted By duplojohn

Yeah, I'm a total loser when it comes to this...

Yeah, I'm a total loser when it comes to this too.

I have thirteen hundred bucks floating out there which I nor SWA can find.

This would be a a hot feature, especially when I always want to...
Jun 2, 05, 7:13 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 915
Posted By duplojohn

Remember not too long ago

The Summer of 2000, The Pilots were hustling a absolutely ignorant management team, the customers were paying through the nose for poor service.

Well it's come full circle, the retired (and...
Jun 2, 05, 7:03 pm
Replies: 34
Views: 3,176
Posted By duplojohn

Wait until you are talking to BELFAST

You know about 16 months ago I began to sour (actually, it BEGAN way before that).

I switched to flying whatever Airline could service me best (Schedule/service/price).

I'm sorry to say that...
Apr 30, 05, 8:28 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,806
Posted By duplojohn

Craigslist Works Too.

Craigslist Works Too.
Forum: MilesBuzz
Jan 5, 05, 5:51 pm
Replies: 31
Views: 3,495
Posted By duplojohn

Well I did'nt get any miles but I nailed two...

Well I did'nt get any miles but I nailed two skywest flight attendents at the Irvine Hilton, after a rather routine trip from SLC.

The did things to me (and each other) that would make Ron Jeremy...
Oct 2, 04, 10:32 am
Replies: 28
Views: 3,383
Posted By duplojohn

I remember well on June 12, I was grooving to...

I remember well on June 12, I was grooving to "FIRE ON THE MOUNTAIN" at a Dead show in Portland when the second eruption hit, it was phenomenal to say the least.

Oh and there was plenty of ash...
Oct 2, 04, 10:25 am
Replies: 6
Views: 1,214
Posted By duplojohn

This is the BIGGGEST and best of the program...

This is the BIGGGEST and best of the program perks IMO.

I have never tried changing on a partner, I always figured I had to pay and coughed up the $100. as recently as Thursday on an AS codeshare...
Forum: MilesBuzz
Sep 19, 04, 2:56 pm
Replies: 616
Views: 178,487
Posted By duplojohn

good move! I had (on a refi) years ago...

good move!

I had (on a refi) years ago picked up some 50K+ United Miles from Countrywide.

When we bought or current house, my credit union had competitive rates and a more attactive deal, but...
Aug 29, 04, 11:05 am
Replies: 28
Views: 2,204
Posted By duplojohn

Lalala, I'm in a similar boat, I just can't...

Lalala,

I'm in a similar boat, I just can't bear to get my ... in a seat for that long, with everything else going on. Ineed more than the 5k when it's all said and done, maybe I;ll start early...
Aug 29, 04, 10:58 am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,123
Posted By duplojohn

Yosemite TOO

I like the right side, because you often can catch KILLER glimpses of Half dome and most of Yosemite valley!
Jul 11, 04, 9:30 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,057
Posted By duplojohn

My family just bought a house in a nearby town...

My family just bought a house in a nearby town and while making our regular Sunday morning trip to Ralphs (Supermarket) the manager and staff greeted us and thanked us for ten years of business...
Jul 11, 04, 9:24 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 1,965
Posted By duplojohn

Punki, I did'nt know you were an airline mechanic...

Punki, I did'nt know you were an airline mechanic too!
Replies: 3
Views: 494
Posted By duplojohn

Combination of all. eg. SNA-SFO UA are there...

Combination of all. eg. SNA-SFO UA

are there options other than DL?
Replies: 3
Views: 494
Posted By duplojohn

Phl - Atl Bestway

I used to work for the "Best Way" Company.

Now I need the best way PHL-ATL weekly. (Semi)

DJ
Apr 28, 04, 8:42 pm
Replies: 21
Views: 4,327
Posted By duplojohn

I have'nt seen the reliabilty issue mentioned....

I have'nt seen the reliabilty issue mentioned. These guys rule on getting you there on-time.

I AM MVPG
I have been: UA 1k (4X), NW (gold?), AA Platnum

About a year ago, the traveling lifestyle...
Mar 12, 04, 8:58 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 512
Posted By duplojohn

After becoming addicted to this game, years ago...

After becoming addicted to this game, years ago I've weaned myself off the upgrade tit and learned to use consolidators who get me the upgradable fare (NOT Z) for 2800. in biz.

Albeit I don't...
Mar 12, 04, 8:54 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 926
Posted By duplojohn

I went to a few of these and it's nice to think...

I went to a few of these and it's nice to think that they care about what you think, whether they do or not.

The lunch sucks, most of the people are jerks to the folks doing their job/trying to...
Mar 12, 04, 8:48 pm
Replies: 40
Views: 2,485
Posted By duplojohn

Good timing. I spent a few days in San Luis...

Good timing.

I spent a few days in San Luis Obisbo and over drinks I spoke with an airport official there who said Alaska (Horizon) would be serving SEA-SLO by summer.

She mentioned that the...
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