NEXT: Pay to Pee on airlines!

April 20, 2010 at 4:39 pm | Posted in Lifescape | Leave a comment
I don’t believe it! Suppose a person has a medical problem and has to go often!
clipped from www.everydaymoney.ca

Ryanair boss says he’ll donate pay-to-pee profits to charity

1192087_airplane We promise, really, we’re not trying to slam you over the head with this Ryanair pay-to-pee story.

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But after one article last Thursday and another earlier this week, this is like the consumer story that keeps on giving. It’s fascinating on top of baffling on top of mesmerizing.

Facing criticism the world over – including several raised eyebrows into whether it’s even legal to charge passengers to use a restroom 35,000 feet in the air – an exasperated O’Leary continued to maintain his pay-to-pee initiative wasn’t just a cheap money grab.

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The purpose of charging for the toilets is to change peoples’ behaviour

On top of charging for use of the bathrooms, Ryanair has plans to remove two of three onboard toilets to make room for six extra passengers on each of its planes.

“If I add six extra seats,” O’Leary told reporters, “all the fares come down across-the-board by four per cent.”

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