Friday Links Around the Blogs: View from the Wing Reads Everyone Else So You Don’t Have To

Lots of credit card deals, American Express getting aggressive, deals to take advantage of you may not have known about. And a couple of imbecilic stories – from passenger and from the TSA:

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  1. That kid was “An 18-year-old was dismissed from the U.S. Ski Team’s development squad”. Drunken stuff like this deserves more severe penalties. I’m not sure where he got the alcohol but all too often the airlines give people too much alcohol.

    I was on a recent PHX-BWI flight (US Airways/first class) and these two guys were pounding the alcohol. Then when we landed and were on the shuttle bus to the rental lot my GF pointed out the same two guys, neither of whom should have been driving.

  2. Does anyone know if the bonus Amex points for users and transactions will work on Amex business cards?

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