A Southwest Airlines flight attendant made a 21-year-old woman cover herself with a blanket because the flight attendant complained that her halter dress was too skimpy when she boarded a flight. The report on KNBC-TV in
The woman, Setara Qassim, told KNBC-TV that on a flight home to
So she had to wrap a blanket around herself to be able to fly.
That report follows one last week about a 23-year-old college student, Kyla Ebbert, who was humiliated by a male agent named Keith on a Southwest plane in
Southwest, many people might recall, is an airline that once made its strewardesses dress in hot pants and boots.
Leave it to the Associated Press, by the way, to find the most precious possible perch from which to scold. The A.P. story on Ms. Qassim’s encounter quotes one “Lynda White, who teaches etiquette classes and calls herself "The First Lady of Manners." The A.P .reports that this worthy feels that “young people have gotten lax on what to wear and how to act -- possibly influenced by
Hey A.P., as they would have said on my old block, “Tattoo this!”###