The Twitter Responses To That Guy Who Got Dragged Off Of A United Flight

  • Rick Chandler

So by now you’ve heard about the new promotion by United Airlines — refuse to give up your seat on an overbooked flight, and you get to keep your seat, but receive a coupon for two vicious thrashings at a later time. That way they can be done in private and away from snooping cell phone video.

Isn’t this kind of request on overbooked flights done before the boarding process? At United, apparently not. By now you’ve heard of the doctor who was asked to leave his seat because United needed to get four employees on the flight. He refused (video below).

Of course it was all caught on video. And Twitter had a field day. Is United even in business today?

Some added context:

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