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Gary Leff
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Attended California State University, Fresno
Lives in Arlington, VA
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Over at Fortune, Christopher Elliott says that suffering economy passengers are subsidizing the perks for premium cabin passengers. In fact he has it exactly backwards. And he has several of his facts wrong, too.
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"Many [airline executives] rue the day in 1981 when American Airlines introduced its frequent-flier program and resent the consumer entitlement that resulted, even if airlines did take for granted the loyalty that the programs fostered for so long."
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Frequent travel expert Gary Leff reviews the new American Express Centurion Lounge Miami near gate D14. Amazing tarmac views, great food and drink, a spa..
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Frequent travel expert Gary Leff shows you how to get Etihad award tickets for less, using the Etihad transfer bonus that really shows just how aggressive..
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Apparently he just wanted a date. The immigration officer started by asking probing and seemingly unnecessary questions “like how many children I have, do I drink, do I smoke or eat chicken”, the woman told Indian news channel Times Now. “He also asked me whether I sleep with other men when my husband is at work,” the woman alleged. The passenger was departing Delhi enroute to Hong Kong. Apparently her alarm bells only went up when she was asked ...
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American was pricing Brazil-issued tickets with the wrong currency conversion. This was posted on Flyertalk on August 20, and a bunch of people purchased all kinds of tickets at ~ 90% off. American confirmed through several sources that these fares would be honored. ...Now I’m seeing a bunch of reports that several folks are having their itineraries cancelled. I reached out to American to find out what was going on.
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There are certain things you shouldn't need to be warned about before using the bathroom in an airport. For instance, Sam Elliott's character in Road House says the bar he's working at 'has a sign hanging over the urinal that says, "don't eat the big white mint."' Another thing you shouldn't need a warning about is not to use the shower as a toilet, or one warning you about someone reaching out and grabbing you in that most sensitive of momen...
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Frequent travel expert Gary Leff shares the story of United Men Only Executive Service, which routes and planes and what services they offered..
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The FAA sampled toilet paper that fell from the sky onto a Pennsylvania town. The investigation sought to determine if a toilet's lavatories had malfunctioned.
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  • Mercatus Center
    CFO, present
  • Institute for Humane Studies
    CFO, 2013
  • Tax Foundation
    Research Fellow, 1996 - 1996
  • Bullard High School
    Speech & Debate, 1993 - 1996
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Author, ViewFromTheWing.com
Co-founder, Milepoint.com frequent flyer community
Chair, Nominations, Freddie Awards
BookYourAward.com - Named one of Conde' Nast Traveler's 'World's Top Travel Specialists' (2010, 2011, 2012)
Education
  • California State University, Fresno
    Economics, 1993 - 1996
  • University of California, Los Angeles
    Political Science, 1992 - 1993
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