- Poch Peralta
- Manila Ncr
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Should cell talkers be banned on flights?
Cell Talkers on Planes
You can virtually do nothing anyway if a call is an emergency. The call receiver might even turn hysterical and cause problems during the flight. Or let airlines charge them $100 Per Minute. But of course the filthy rich wouldn't mind.
Let's stop loud conversations before they start
'...Is there a chance callers will be considerate? Some, yes, but not enough. Remember that self-absorbed, entitled and inconsiderate passengers are the worst part about travel (far more so than long lines or luggage fees). Don’t expect the same people who block the gate despite having a later boarding number (gate lice) — or who hoard overhead bin space, hog the armrest or block the luggage carousel — to suddenly say, “Golly, it would be rude of me to talk loudly on the phone while surrounded by passengers who are, essentially, captives.”
'Not going to happen. There will be fights...'