Straight Up Cash: Now Skip To The Front Of The TSA Line For $15

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  1. Skip the line doesn’t work with CLEAR at LAX. At least not last month for me. They said they got too many complaints.

  2. How corrupt can a business be?
    Pay (someone) $15 to cut into a line that others have already paid to fast pass.
    All those special snowflakes what do we do?
    What’s next? $100 cash and they let you board with your loaded AR 15?
    We have quickly devolved into a 3rd world country.

  3. AA consistently has the worst baggage handling in the industry according to the DOT air travel consumer report- multiples worth than other airlines.

  4. Reminds me a bit of the priority access cards you get as a business class customer at certain airports like CDG. With Clear available to UA 1Ks and Amex Plats for free, though, I don’t think it appeals to me.

  5. That was my luggage as a Conceirge key member
    It is Americans Exclusive priority luggage service that doesn’t let premium baggage get near the common little people’s luggage
    Applauding American Airlines vip service

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