Travel

These 12 absurd things about air travel defy logic

By Brandon Mercer Americans love regulations, and we love to hate them. Possibly no place is better regulated than the interior of an airplane cabin. Security protocol aside, the safety demonstrations, seating, signs, and niceties of flying are borderline absurd. As we squeeze our 23-inch rumps into 17-inch seats and rub thighs with strangers this holiday season, we invite you …