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    Default Greetings from 34k feet

    In flight over Columbia, SC. Ain't technology great! This was pure science fiction when I was born. Old fart over and out.

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    If the the technology has advanced so much, why are the bathrooms on planes such ratholes? No improvements in there. Just hope a slippery one isn't making it's way down the chute.:D
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    Never use the things.... Rather bust a gut. My flight was delayed 2 hours because the plane had a "strong smell of urine" back in steerage. I didn't do it, I swear!

    Just passed over Jacksonville. Rocket Maaaaaan.......:D

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    I was just on Delta flight last weekend & they offered wifi onboard. Pretty cool.

    Enjoy sunny FL, Mike!
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    You're a jet setter. :D
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    Thanks for sharing! Hope you enjoyed every minute of your flight!
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    Have a great flight. I'll be flying back to the U.S. over the pole to Newark in late July. I won't be sending a message....because I'll be sleeping (over 13-14 hours direct you know! Jersey watch out I'm coming!

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    Fliy safe bro and enjoy. Wish I was in Columbia, SC. I miss that place.
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    Jetting around the country, using this new fangled technology, its downright unsettling. :D
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    Boy oh boy Mike, you're living the high life!!! pun intended!!!hehehe

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    Quote Originally Posted by schwarcw View Post
    If the the technology has advanced so much, why are the bathrooms on planes such ratholes? No improvements in there. Just hope a slippery one isn't making it's way down the chute.:D
    But Carl....


    They have improved the bathrooms its just a Virtual Bathroom now ;)

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    That's why Procter & Gamble invented adult diapers Carl! :)
    I am sorry, I have no opinion on the matter. I am sure you do. So, don't mind me, I just want to talk audio and pie.

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    Quote Originally Posted by disneyjoe7 View Post
    But Carl....


    They have improved the bathrooms its just a Virtual Bathroom now ;)
    Do they give you a virtual giant shoehorn to fit you into it?

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    How much did internet access cost I wonder. Hopefully not more than bringing an extra bag :)

    Technology is wonderful, but at a price :)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pycroft View Post
    How much did internet access cost I wonder. Hopefully not more than bringing an extra bag :)

    Technology is wonderful, but at a price :)

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    It was "free" this trip (for the price of my email address.) T-Mobile normally charges $12.95 for a single flight usage. At that rate it will go by the way of the inflight telephones.

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    Anna Maria inlet at take-off from SRQ.
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    Whao that is awesome!

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    One more, headed home, the Sunshine Skyway over beautiful Tampa Bay.
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    Nice!

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    Mike,

    Are you in Florida to stay?

    BTW, Delta has free Wi-Fi on many of it's flights. typically, on the bigger aircraft.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hearingimpared View Post
    Nice!
    Thanks Joe. We like to fish from the pier (approach to the old bridge) on the southeast end. About a 20 minute drive from the house.

    Quote Originally Posted by schwarcw View Post
    Are you in Florida to stay?

    BTW, Delta has free Wi-Fi on many of it's flights. typically, on the bigger aircraft.
    I'm still shuttling from Annapolis to Sarasota for a few weeks. The family is still in Maryland until school ends. Most of my stuff is in Sarasota to stay already. :D

    I fly Delta quite a bit. I must not be getting the larger aircraft when I hub through Atlanta, usually to another destination in the southeast.

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