Posts tagged ‘airport’

July 12, 2018

Business casual

by allthoughtswork

Business Casual

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December 14, 2017

An Early Xmas Present

by duncanr

at xmas, charities saturate the media and social networks, and ambush us in the streets or shops, to remind us that xmas can be pretty miserable for those less fortunate than ourselves and how we can make a difference by handing over some of our cash

well one man in France who didn’t have much to . . .

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September 23, 2017

Don’t Use the Soap

by duncanr

if you are visiting or traveling from or to Detroit Metro Airport in the near future, madhatters would strongly suggest you carry your own soap with you in case you need to visit the loo while you’re there – http://tinyurl.com/y9nefazm

September 21, 2017

Airport Screening

by duncanr

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September 27, 2016

Anything to Declare?

by duncanr

customs-officialsa woman arriving on a flight from Morocco to Austria was stopped by customs officials suspicious about her carrion luggage – http://tinyurl.com/heelsol

September 23, 2016

Caption this . . .

by duncanr

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November 11, 2015

Swim Team Fooling Around at Airport

by duncanr

the University of Louisville Swim and Dive Team relieve the boredom of a long wait at the Raleigh-Durham airport

January 26, 2014

Ultimate Chinese Takeaway

by duncanr

plane plus chopsticks150A guy in China bought a 1st class air ticket, which allowed him to access the VIP lounge of the airport at Xi’an in Shaanxi, and enjoy free meals and drinks

He never actually got on a plane, however. He just kept changing the destination of his ticket and was thus able, almost every day for a year, to eat and drink for free in the airport’s VIP lounge

Not satisfied with that, when his ticket was about to expire, the cheeky bugger applied for, and received, a refund on his ticket because he had never used it to fly – http://tinyurl.com/kp7r9b9

[Excuse me for a moment while I check out the VIP lounge at Birmingham Airport!]

August 19, 2013

Forced Marriage : Hide Spoon in Underwear Advice

by duncanr

cutleryAsian girls in the UK who fear being taken abroad and forced to marry against their will have been advised by a charity (Freedom Charity) to hide some metal cutlery in their underwear.

Odd though this advice might at first seem, the thinking behind it is quite sensible for this would  trigger security alarms during check-in at the airport and allow the girls to alert the authorities to their plight

While this sterling plan could be . . .

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February 15, 2013

Terror at the Airport

by duncanr

scared chickenMany folk are terrified of flying – fear of an accident can make flying a nightmare for these people (and for anyone who has had to sit next to a ‘nervous passenger’ on a long flight!)

The stress begins before the flight takes off. It starts on (and before) arrival at the airport.

In recent years, the threat of a terrorist attack has added to the stress felt by these nervous passengers

Then there is the thought of being sexually assaulted by TSA officials

As if that wasn’t enough stress to cause a panic attack in some nervous travellers, at a german airport, some travelers faced this . . .

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