The Corner

Oh How I Wish…

…some major executive at Delta Airlines were a Corner fan so I could have the person who screwed up my itinerary dressed down. I’ve spent over forty minutes with them, paid through the nose, blew out my entire Frequent Flier account only to discover on inspection that the whole thing was done wrong, has to be cancelled and cannot be booked correctly — so now I’m back where I started. Argh. Grrr.

Jonah Goldberg, a senior editor of National Review and the author of Suicide of the West, holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute.

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