john_j_enright (john_j_enright) wrote,

Bag Checking Ka-ching!

American Airlines wants to charge people for checking luggage.  Any luggage.  As in 15 bucks for your first bag.  Although if you pay full fare, or you're a high-end frequent flier, it won't apply.  You're already paying them plenty!

American seems to be really crunched economically.  The problem is that jets are big oil-burning machines.  They're too expensive!

Here's an alternative we can afford:
an electric jet with a long, long cord.

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