This safety announcement caught on video is hilarious. It’s been making the rounds, it must have been posted to blogs and on forums, and yet somehow I haven’t seen it. It’s been viewed on Youtube over 12 million times. Definitely worth watching.
It didn’t get nearly the play but I actually prefer the rapping Southwest flight attendant. But that may just harken back to my memories of when rap involved beat boxing.
Of course, this safety video might be even better.
The first great safety announcement I ever heard in person was about 15 years ago, flying on December 23 (not 24th), a riff on ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas.
But the best live demonstration I’ve ever witnessed on a flight was where it was participatory (a passenger blew into the tube). And we landed to the Commodores’ Brick House…