The neighbors heard shots and called police, who promptly cited the woman for hunting without a license."
Next. Our friends at Northwest Airlines are Mullworthy again, this time for coming in dead last among major airlines in University of Michigan's American Customer Satisfaction Index.
It seems that NW barely lost out to US Airways which was next-to-last and was well behind Southwest which, because it doesn't promise much, tends to meet its customers' limited expectations.
A spokesman for Northwest said the airline has "faced challenges since going into Chapter 11 protection last September, in addition to being affected by high fuel costs."
Finally, and still in the airline space, I was on the Delta Shuttle last night from LaGuardia to Reagan National. The flight attendant finished the pre-flight announcement with these words:
"… and thank you for making Delta Airlines your travel partner tonight."
Travel partner? I used to be a passenger. Or a customer.
Now that they've gone bankrupt; Now I'm their partner? This, I don't need.
On a the Secret Decoder Ring page today: Links to the Ethics and the Gator pieces in the Washington Post, the Florida Wildlife Commissions suggestions to avoid being a gator's snack; a Mullfoto which will make you fume, and an amusingly photoshopped Catchy Caption of the Day.