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Old 09-08-2012, 06:21 AM
Location: Texas
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Originally Posted by WyoNewk View Post
I can remember (pre-70s) when almost all passengers dressed well for flights. I'd guess that changed the most when air fares dropped with deregulation in the mid-70s and planes became the new buses.
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Old 09-08-2012, 06:19 PM
Location: Portlandia "burbs"
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Well, the flight attendants don't dress with the same "class" that they used to, either. Today, they usually look more like restaurant servers than anything else.
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Old 09-08-2012, 06:42 PM
Location: Bella Vista, Ark
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Originally Posted by no kudzu View Post
I've seen some outrageous and very inappropriate dress while traveling- in fact just in every day life. Do you think the airlines have the right to refuse someone because of offensive t-shirt or too much cleavage?

Airlines: You can't wear that - Travel - NBCNews.com
unless someone is wearing something that is truely obscene, I don't think the airlines can refuse boarding, but I do wish people would use some sense and realize, they are insulting others and showing their lack of class when they dress inapproprietely...This goes for so much today, it is a world of I can do what I want>...

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