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Man dragged off plane, bloody and disoriented, after refusing to give up seat on overbooked flight

Another week, another PR nightmare for United. Late last month United had a big dust up over some non-rev passengers wearing leggings. Today, it’s even worse. The headline at Washington Post: “A man wouldn’t leave an overbooked United flight. So he was dragged off, battered and limp.” Alrighty then. Here’s what they are reporting: a…

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United Ends Early Boarding for Families

In April, United got rid of pre-boarding for families. Previously, families with small children could board before general boarding. According to CNN, United’s spokesperson said: “We figured it would be better to simplify that process and reduce the number of boarding groups.” Uh, okay. Whatever. That reasoning sounds like, well, an excuse. It seems there…

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