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Monday, June 23, 2008

United We Suck

Posted By on 06.23.08 at 05:06 PM

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"This process [laying off almost 1,000 pilots] is one of the difficult but necessary steps we need to take to size our business appropriately to reflect the current market reality," sez United Airlines. Worth remembering that part of the "market reality" is that CEO Glenn Tilton is remarkably incompetent. The kind of incompetent that doesn't come cheap. He's got a sense of humor about it, though.

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