Woman kicked of flight for shirt with profanity **NSFW curse word image.

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  1. blankslate

    blankslate Diamond Member

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  2. TridenT

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    What's more offensive is the lack of an f in the title.
     
  3. JasonCoder

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    I like the message. :thumbsup:
     
  5. drebo

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    I have no problem with that shirt. However, I also have no problem with a private company refusing her service for any reason.
     
  6. Cyco

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    If the word * isn't really that big of a deal, why did you NSFW this thread? Because there's a time and a place for using it. Going out in the general public to fly on an airplane is not the proper time to wear profanity.
     
  7. herrjimbo

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    Totally agree with this assessment.
     
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    Now a day you'd think any cussword is normal...LOL
     
  10. Ticky

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    Eh, this just makes me even less likely to fly American.
     
  11. SearchMaster

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    People used to wear suits and dresses to fly. Today they wear * shirts.

    Now get off my lawn!
     
  12. HAL9000

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    She's OK with having the government in her mouth though?

    Ugh. Pro Choicers.
     
  13. CZroe

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    Contrary to popular belief, there *IS* a dress code on most airlines. It's WAY more strict for friends and family of employees (belt and button-up collared shirt: required).
     
  14. oynaz

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    They could have simply asked her to change her shirt, then.

    EDIT: Didn't come out as I intended it before.
     
  15. slayer202

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    It's only a word. A word. Made up of letters. Made up letters. * this shit....
     
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  17. CZroe

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    That's exactly what they asked her to do.

    The shawl thing sounds like she's resisting. She should have flipped it inside-out and then put on the shawl.
     
  18. manimal

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    * that. people need to get over them fucking selves.
     
  19. marvdmartian

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    ...and yet, how difficult would it have been, for the t-shirt maker to make it say f*ck (or f**k, or f***)??

    The airline has the right to protect its other passengers from your cursing, if not your bad taste. Just because Hollywood has made the word more common in film & TV, doesn't necessarily mean that people want their elementary school aged children to read it on your t-shirt.

    Is it legal to wear it? Yes. Is it in bad taste? Same answer.