Overheard on JetBlue: Jared Kushner and Lindsey Graham Talk Talking Points

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  1. Hmmm….remember your reader a few months ago who posted that he was in the Emriates’ First Lounge in Milan, and he overheard Rudy Guliani–who made no effort to lower the volume of his voice–on a cell phone call, where the topics of discussion seemed to be of a rather interesting nature?

  2. The real question for IHG: How quickly will they send an electrician to inspect every electrical outlet in this Staybridge, top to bottom. Or, are they waiting for a random survey from a concerned customer so they can promptly respond to it? They should hope the fire marshal doesn’t get there first. That could be a debacle.
    It’s time for these franchiser’s to earn their money, and conduct more than a surface level inspection of the property’s bearing their name.
    Coincidentally, this video appears on the eve of October, which, I believe, is Fire Prevention/Awareness month. That improvised electrical connection underneath the carpet should convince even the most skeptical person to test their fire alarms and check or replace their battery’s annually.

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