Passengers Mutiny During Medical Diversion and 90,000 United Miles for Airline’s 90th Anniversary

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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, 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 entered into that United contest, but when I select “Enter” (and that I am not a Robot BS), the same screen comes up. I bet United is screwing us—-no surprise there.

  2. Juan and Melissa: works fine for me using Safari on iOS. Check your security settings to allow 3rd party cookies and disable any ad blockers then try again.

  3. Re: your link about EMV/chip card processing time…this could all be fixed if people used NFC (Apple/Android Pay). It takes less than 1 second to process, and most machines that can process an EMV payment can also process an NFC payment.

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