Flight Attendants Interviewing in Bikinis, and the Things People Do to Avoid Checked Bag Fees

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Gary Leff is one of the foremost experts in the field of miles, points, and frequent business travel - a topic he has covered since 2002. Co-founder of frequent flyer community InsideFlyer.com, emcee of the Freddie Awards, and named one of the "World's Top Travel Experts" by Conde' Nast Traveler (2010-Present) Gary has been a guest on most major news media, profiled in several top print publications, and published broadly on the topic of consumer loyalty. More About Gary »

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  1. I had to fly home on Spirit so ditched my bag in the ladies room and wore multiple layers. I bought the bag at a thrift store so it was cheaper to ditch it. BTW nylon jackets are light and great for stuffing pockets.

  2. Most extreme for me was when the security post at the Changi Budget terminal tried to enforce the 7kg carryon limit. I just unzipped the bag and started putting on clothes in the security line until he gave up! Only had to wear the extra clothes for ~50 ft anyway, when I could take them back off and put them back into my carryon bag- silly rule…

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