When a lady boarded a flight totally shitfaced and proceeded to make life a nightmare for her fellow passengers, “Modern Family” editor Ryan Case live-tweeted the whole saga. In what is now the best case ever made for why inflight wifi is essential, the drunk flyer briefly became the most maligned woman on Twitter. I tend… READ MORE »


If you work for American Airlines, or any airline for that matter, buckle up. You’re in for a bumpy ride.

I booked and paid for my flight months in advance, received a confirmation and a seat number and was pleasantly surprised when I got to the airport, checked into my American Airlines flight… READ MORE »

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A few weeks ago, I was flying home from a blissful vacation, trying to ignore a screaming baby a few rows ahead of me and cringing at the cacophony of phlegm-y coughs coming from the seat behind me, when I realized that every flight is exactly the same. Looking around me, it was as though I’d been… READ MORE »


A quick glance around any airplane is often an assault to your eyes. Whether too short, too tight, too sloppy, or too much, travelers are highly susceptible to putting on clothes inappropriate for their journey. Though it’s taken years, I think I’ve finally mastered the art of dressing for a long flight. It requires a… READ MORE »