How do you pass the time on your flight? Reading? Watching a movie? Perhaps airing out your stinky shoe using the overhead vent?
Passenger Shaming, one of my favorite Instagram accounts, brings us another installment of passengers malfeasance.
An American Airlines passenger was filmed lifting up his gym shoe to the individual air nozzle in the passenger service unit above his seat and trying to vent his shoes…
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You can tell this is relatively recent because of the Anna movie (2019) displayed on one of the seatback monitors. You briefly see a moving map on another screen, though I cannot make out the flight path.
Wherever it was, whenever it was, this behavior is simply disgusting. I’ve been on flights before where people (men) take their shoes off…when they shouldn’t have. In fact, I’d rank foot odor right up their with lavatory fumes, body odor (I guess that is sort of body odor), perfume, and the all-time worst offense: pot.
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A couple weeks ago it was the man who decided to relieve himself in an airport terminal in front of gawking passengers. This week it is a slob who forgets he is on an airplane full of passengers and lifts his stinky shoes to the air vent.
In cases like this, if you see something, say something. Borat needs to learn some manners…