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Forum: TravelBuzz
Today, 9:05 am
Replies: 28
Views: 6,083
Posted By BSpeaker

SCToni - thanks for the morning laugh. Not a...

SCToni - thanks for the morning laugh. Not a lovely picture there that you painted. Gives a different twist fo "buttface".

I was on a flight once where a few rows ahead of me a particularly buxom...
Sep 4, 19, 10:04 am
Replies: 239
Views: 16,345
Posted By BSpeaker

I think this depends upon your flights and the...

I think this depends upon your flights and the crews. There are a lot of flights I take where I'm just another flyer. But there are regular routes where I have the same flight crews at least every...
Apr 30, 19, 11:09 am
Replies: 25
Views: 5,149
Posted By BSpeaker

I worry about these late night returns as well....

I worry about these late night returns as well. Very difficult when no one is around. A suggestion for a couple more things you could do just in case this ever happens again. As Picturegal said --...
Mar 26, 19, 11:49 am
Replies: 123
Views: 25,727
Posted By BSpeaker

Funny - I'm just the opposite. If I haven't been...

Funny - I'm just the opposite. If I haven't been able to book First or Business, which is often unavailable on shorter hops, I do everything I can to board in the first group. I get to my seat and...
Mar 26, 19, 11:09 am
Replies: 100
Views: 10,094
Posted By BSpeaker

When I checked into that very same hotel a couple...

When I checked into that very same hotel a couple of years ago, I had a privacy -related event as well. I'm female. My flight had arrived at midnight KL time. By the time I arrived at the hotel it...
Mar 12, 19, 10:20 am
Replies: 57
Views: 7,591
Posted By BSpeaker

Have to agree wholeheartedly with LondonElite....

Have to agree wholeheartedly with LondonElite. This isn't like the old days when we would have to unpack a camera from our carryon to take a photo. We have high powered cameras with dates on them in...
Jan 29, 19, 10:39 am
Replies: 202
Views: 17,305
Posted By BSpeaker

Gotta agree with iluv2fly --- so if they said,...

Gotta agree with iluv2fly --- so if they said, "Freaking" instead, would that be OK? I'd put money on it that a judge (and they would probably take it to court) would disagree that "Effing" is NOT...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Jan 29, 19, 10:32 am
Replies: 33
Views: 5,323
Posted By BSpeaker

OMG The first one is the winner. No need to look...

OMG The first one is the winner. No need to look further. If you move your mouse on that, "book online here" follows you and writes itself out like a bad powerpoint slide. I would hazard a guess that...
Jan 15, 19, 10:12 am
Replies: 45
Views: 6,749
Posted By BSpeaker

And make it obvious you are taking photos with...

And make it obvious you are taking photos with your phone during the inspection. This might make them think twice about trying anything in the future,
Forum: TravelBuzz
Dec 11, 18, 5:47 pm
Replies: 74
Views: 10,060
Posted By BSpeaker

While I understand where you're coming from, I...

While I understand where you're coming from, I think the casual atmosphere and dad jokes serve an important purpose. I've been on many a "dignified" flight flying up and down the east coast. Everyone...
Nov 27, 18, 4:41 pm
Replies: 211
Views: 9,694
Posted By BSpeaker

Update about 15 min ago - Strike looks like it...

Update about 15 min ago - Strike looks like it was settled. They are voting on it right now until 7:30 pm Hawaii time today....
Nov 27, 18, 10:47 am
Replies: 211
Views: 9,694
Posted By BSpeaker

The President/Owner of KyoYa lives on the 5th...

The President/Owner of KyoYa lives on the 5th floor of the Moana, and apparently doesn't give a rip. He has offered them what he considers the best offer he's willing to make. It's up to him and not...
Nov 27, 18, 9:38 am
Replies: 40
Views: 5,476
Posted By BSpeaker

Paper Trails are your Friends

^^^ This. IMHO this is just a little tap on the head to remind you going forward to always have a portfolio of all your trip documents. I can't tell you the number of times I've arrived late at night...
Nov 13, 18, 3:19 pm
Replies: 113
Views: 17,348
Posted By BSpeaker

In US not all phones allow GSM. That's why - OK...

In US not all phones allow GSM. That's why - OK no one snicker - I'm still on a Blackberry Z10. I actually love this dang phone. Dropped it many times and it's still fine. No issues with...
Nov 13, 18, 3:10 pm
Replies: 94
Views: 9,019
Posted By BSpeaker

Agree wholeheartedly. If you have AirDrop or...

Agree wholeheartedly. If you have AirDrop or BlueTooth enabled on your phone, expect nasty surprises. This is not the airline's fault, this is the responsibility of the owner of the phone to...
Oct 28, 18, 4:11 pm
Replies: 113
Views: 17,348
Posted By BSpeaker

I just looked at the Moto6 and it's dual...

I just looked at the Moto6 and it's dual connectivity - so can use it with GSM. Is that the same as Moto5 but upgraded?
Jun 26, 18, 8:33 am
Replies: 75
Views: 4,896
Posted By BSpeaker

Amen. For those who didn't get the reference...

Amen. For those who didn't get the reference https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/25/business/amazon-alexa-conversation-shared-echo.html

If they told me there was an Alexa in my room I would ask for a...
Jun 26, 18, 8:27 am
Replies: 42
Views: 6,495
Posted By BSpeaker

A totally contrarian point of view... Funny, I...

A totally contrarian point of view...
Funny, I keep thinking about Louis CK's bit about airplanes. (paraphrasing) "You are sitting in a lounge chair. In the SKY! Going 400 miles per hour! And people...
Apr 26, 18, 11:00 am
Replies: 48
Views: 11,336
Posted By BSpeaker

Thanks for the link on that lawsuit. This has...

Thanks for the link on that lawsuit. This has been a slow creep since 9/11, starting with the Patriot Act and accelerated by the 2012 NDAA...
Mar 15, 18, 12:50 pm
Replies: 565
Views: 37,477
Posted By BSpeaker

But the other stories say the FA was...

But the other stories say the FA was communicating with the 11 year old daughter and she (daughter) was very clear that it was a dog and they did not want to put it up there. Also in FB posts and...
Mar 15, 18, 12:46 pm
Replies: 565
Views: 37,477
Posted By BSpeaker

Angry ABU - Anyone but United

I realize there are probably many variations to this particular story, but I find myself less and less willing to fly United. What the hell is going on in the leadership of that organization? Are...
Mar 13, 18, 1:46 pm
Replies: 91
Views: 12,556
Posted By BSpeaker

I agree. I have had to check all docs twice...

I agree. I have had to check all docs twice whenever renting from Hertz. I rarely go the route of just getting a car and leaving the lot. With them I will stand in line and go through everything at...
Jan 21, 18, 5:18 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 1,516
Posted By BSpeaker

One of my jobs way back in the dark ages in...

One of my jobs way back in the dark ages in college was "traffic" for a TV station. My job was to sit and watch the news while I worked. If a plane crashed, I had to scour the ads for the upcoming...
Dec 27, 17, 3:04 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 608
Posted By BSpeaker

Are you leaving money on the table with Travel Cards?

I just found out a couple of years too late that I left considerable money on the table. I have carried a Triple A card for decades. Several years ago I slipped and fell in ATL and broke my neck. I...
Forum: TravelBuzz
Aug 30, 17, 2:51 pm
Replies: 280
Views: 45,536
Posted By BSpeaker

~ When you arrange to meet up for cocktails with...

~ When you arrange to meet up for cocktails with the FA's on an overnight because you all miss each other and you know which hotel they use

~ When you go luggage shopping with a couple of FA's at...
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