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One Man's Wild New Year's Eve Story

Not everyone's NYE went smoothly. This guy found himself in quite the predicament, after a little trip down to Mexico for the miles. Thankfully, the kindness of perfect strangers helped him out in a miraculous kind of way. 

Guy tells a crazy story about his rollercoaster of a New Year's Eve | Andrew Kimmel @andrewkimmel Dear @AmericanAir, After arriving back LA Indonesia 275 EQDS under (yet 25K miles over maintaining status asked pay $1875 keep status, so instead booked 400 rt ticket Mexico 24 hrs. Here's my fucking night went
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This guy is a complete nightmare. Everyone wants him off the plane like yesterday. He manages to make no sense and be absolutely infuriating at the same time.

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Director Vincent Peone, got to enjoy a private jet like experience when he defied the odds and ended up being the only passenger aboard a Delta flight from Aspen, Colorado to Salt Lake City, Utah. Peone managed to document his bizarre and hilarious experience, and at one point captures some of the crew members loading up a ton of sand bags to add weight to the plane, because he was the only passenger on board! 

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This passenger was extremely out of line when she got caught up in an altercation with her boyfriend. At one point you can see her bring a literal Dell computer down upon her fleeing boyfriend's head. Apparently she was removed from the flight, which ended up being delayed for a couple hours. 

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32 Non-Americans Share Rumors About the U.S. That Turned out to Be True

If you didn't grow up with garbage disposals and cheez wiz, you might also think that they aren't real. Also paying hundreds of thousands of dollars for education. Here are some things people were dumbfounded to discover actually do exist in the US of A. For the other way around, here are some culture shocked Americans describing sharing things they didn't realize were so American.

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A prime example in why you shouldn't be afraid to ask for help. This woman hopped aboard a luggage conveyor belt, apparently believing that it'd take her directly to her plane. That's not how this thing works. Not at all. 

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Americans Reveal 20+ Things They Didn't Know Were American Until They Were Abroad

When these Americans traveled abroad they quickly learned that behavior they saw as completely normal, was anything but that for other countries. It's crazy what we can learn from the world when we leave our homes for places unknown. Sometimes foreign countries can remind an American just how "American" they're acting. Whether that's a good thing or bad thing, varies. If you want to check out another interesting post on a clashing of cultures, check this tumblr post about grading scales from different nations here!

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10+ Telling Ways That People Know A Tourist Is American

Turns out that tourist rocking the oversized tee, shorts, and a loud demeanor is just an American tourist. That, or this AskReddit thread dedicated to the ways people can tell a tourist is American, is far off the mark. 

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20+ Pilots Reveal Scary Incidents When The Passengers Had No Idea They Were Doomed

Ignorance is bliss. We don't advise reading these "we're all doomed" moments from grateful pilots, who pulled things off, without any passengers getting wind of it. You can just feel the terror and panic in these stories. Flying is fun until it isn't!

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Tony Hawk's Exchange With Clueless TSA Agent Is Just The Beginning

Who knew that Tony Hawk was busy suffering through various awkward conversations with "fans" that just couldn't quite seem to place the legend. Good news is Tony Hawk seems entirely unfazed, and highly entertained. True talent doesn't carry the obnoxious baggage of a bloated ego. 

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Two Old Ladies Flying to Catch Their Husbands Sleeping Together Is The Live Tweet Drama Of The Year

Everything about this is absolutely unbelievable. The following "live-tweeted" account deserves a place in the Hall of Fame (of Live Tweets). Seriously, there's enough material here for a show. Oh wait: it basically sounds like Grace and Frankie IRL. 

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