Banning Kids on Planes - Page 3 - Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-03-2009, 08:05 AM   #21 (permalink)
Samyaksambuddhas
 
PaoloSmythe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Only British blaady Columbia!!!
Posts: 4,622
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by snaplok View Post
No little bastard of your own? Very easy to say that then.
you will of course think what you will, given your own circumstances.

however, from seeing the little bastards of others, combined with a global perspective and using that rarest of things these days, FORESIGHT, my decision not to have any of my own is conscious and deliberate.
__________________
Just coz you don't understand it
Doesn't mean it makes no sense!
PaoloSmythe is offline  
Old 06-03-2009, 08:12 AM   #22 (permalink)
snaplok
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by PaoloSmythe View Post
you will of course think what you will, given your own circumstances.

however, from seeing the little bastards of others, combined with a global perspective and using that rarest of things these days, FORESIGHT, my decision not to have any of my own is conscious and deliberate.
That's great. See on my side my decision was both conscious and deliberate. My little bastatd makes me proud each and every day.
 
Old 06-03-2009, 08:20 AM   #23 (permalink)
Samyaksambuddhas
 
PaoloSmythe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Only British blaady Columbia!!!
Posts: 4,622
Default

well that is just as well.... as it would be tough to make a return.
but your sense of pride does little to impose upon me a need for tolerance.

so stay off my plane!
__________________
Just coz you don't understand it
Doesn't mean it makes no sense!
PaoloSmythe is offline  
Old 06-03-2009, 08:26 AM   #24 (permalink)
snaplok
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by PaoloSmythe View Post
well that is just as well.... as it would be tough to make a return.
but your sense of pride does little to impose upon me a need for tolerance.

so stay off my plane!
Ahh just for that, I'll book a seat near you and pump my kid full of Moutain Dew and Frosted Flakes.
 
Old 06-03-2009, 08:46 AM   #25 (permalink)
Senior Member
 
justdust's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Albany
Posts: 494
Blog Entries: 1
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by PaoloSmythe View Post
why stop at planes? ban the little bastards everywhere.
Why stop at little bastards?
justdust is offline  
Old 06-03-2009, 08:49 AM   #26 (permalink)
snaplok
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Britons found to be most annoying fliers

Quote:
Originally Posted by justdust View Post
Why stop at little bastards?
I was thinking of banning people from the UK, but it seems kinda biased.
http://news.webindia123.com/news/ar_..._date=20070807
Tolerance is good.

Last edited by snaplok; 06-03-2009 at 09:00 AM.
 
Old 06-03-2009, 09:58 AM   #27 (permalink)
Samyaksambuddhas
 
PaoloSmythe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Only British blaady Columbia!!!
Posts: 4,622
Default

hahahaaaa that article is so gaddamn true!

christ.... coming back from italia the other day, the bloke next to me just wouldn't shut up! even with my elbow in his ribs and my MP3 blarring.... yibble yibble yibble!

oh and for hyperactivity, i recommend mountain dew and froot loops. froot loops not frosties!
__________________
Just coz you don't understand it
Doesn't mean it makes no sense!
PaoloSmythe is offline  
Old 06-03-2009, 07:05 PM   #28 (permalink)
slimpanzee
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Wouldn't banning kids stop a lot of families from flying places? And isn't a large portion of travelers families? So wouldn't that mean airlines, which are struggling as it is, would lose more money because of the loss of customers due to banning children. And in order to keep their airline running, they'd probably have to cut some services. So, flying would end up being a worse experience. In flight meals cut, or much more expensive. No more in flight movies or music. No pillows or blankets. Flights would be A LOT more expensive. Crappier service, etc...
 
Old 06-03-2009, 08:03 PM   #29 (permalink)
snaplok
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by slimpanzee View Post
Wouldn't banning kids stop a lot of families from flying places? And isn't a large portion of travelers families? So wouldn't that mean airlines, which are struggling as it is, would lose more money because of the loss of customers due to banning children. And in order to keep their airline running, they'd probably have to cut some services. So, flying would end up being a worse experience. In flight meals cut, or much more expensive. No more in flight movies or music. No pillows or blankets. Flights would be A LOT more expensive. Crappier service, etc...
I see you're getting the picture. I never travel without my Ipod or laptop so I am the least likely person to use any of the service anyway. And really $5 for a mini bottle of scotch?!? WTF? I take planes cause the last time I went to Orlando it took me 26hrs by bus. If It's 7hrs and under I can drive and keep my peace.

Last year when they made the pay for bags plan, I boarder and found out that EVERY overhead compartment was taken. Seems the guy in front of me decided that he and his family was going to avoid paying the fee. Now I don't mind the fact that people can get ghetto( or thifty if you like) but then the stewardess tells me that I have to check and PAY FOR my carryon to be put in as cargo. So I politely asked whos bags were filling the compartment and noone claimed them around me. So she begins to panic and think that there's a bomb on the plane. But before she can call it in, the fuck in front of me told her that they were his and he was trying to beat the cargo charge. This beautiful woman delayed the plane and made him check 4 of his bags.

People like that are 100 times worse than children. Seems that as adults we forget our manners.
 
Old 06-03-2009, 08:53 PM   #30 (permalink)
snaplok
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Snowolf View Post
I think there is a solution here.....

I am showing my age here, but...does anyone remember the scene from the movie Airplane, where the woman with a carry on and a baby is told by the ticket agent that she is only allowed 1 carry on? She then kisses the baby and checks it in baggage.....

New airline policy:

No carry on babies, they must be checked like pets.....




(SARC)
LOL I'll show my age back. I do remember seeing Airplane on an airplane. This might work better though...

1Andrew3.jpg
 
 

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:41 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
VerticalSports
Baseball Forum Golf Forum Boxing Forum Snowmobile Forum
Basketball Forum Soccer Forum MMA Forum PWC Forum
Football Forum Cricket Forum Wrestling Forum ATV Forum
Hockey Forum Volleyball Forum Paintball Forum Snowboarding Forum
Tennis Forum Rugby Forums Lacrosse Forum Skiing Forums