News JetBlue quietly offered travel assistance to Orlando to families of victims of the Pulse shooting

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    Excellent work by Jet Blue!!!!:jumpclap:
     
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    Classy move.
     
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    Why would their domestic partner be in another state in a night without them?
     
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    Right on! :thumbup2:
     
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    Will Disney be kicking in any free park passes?
     
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    shut it, dummy.
     
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    Very nice.
     
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    Nice, but aren't they suffering enough without having to fly Jet Blue?
     
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    I won't fly any other airline, more room, excellent staff, I have no complaints
     
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    Maybe your wife can answer that?
     
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    You trying to get a blue banner?
     
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    Pm me when they start offering to shuttle Trump's deportees "outta-here"
     
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    Best non-luxury airline there is. This act of kindness just adds to their prestige.
     
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    So, a roomy seat is a priority for you?
     
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    Chick Fil A has made national news for it’s owners’ stance on gay marriage. Anytime they do something even remotely non-PC, their supposed slip up goes viral. Hash tags pop up all over the place.


    So why is that what they have done in the wake of the Orlando nightclub shooting hasn’t received a single mention on the mainstream new outlets?

    It’s probably because people like New York City Mayor, Bill DeBlasio might have to eat crow instead of chicken. DeBlasio has said that Chick Fil A spreads a message of hate.

    Not so yesterday. In a shocking move, the Orlando location at University and Rouse Road quietly fired up its grills on Sunday. The chain is notorious for not being open, ever, on a Sunday. Employees cooked up hundreds of their famous chicken sandwiches. They brewed dozens of gallons of sweet tea.

    Then, instead of making a single dime, and without pomp and circumstance they crated the product of their labor to the One Blood donation center. The food and drinks were handed out, free of charge, to all the people who had lined up to donate blood.

    So far, the only mentions of the incident have been from individuals on Facebook. They have posted photos thanking the restaurant for their thoughtfulness and generosity.

    But, wait, those people were waiting to give blood to victims that were mostly gay people. Doesn’t Chick Fil A hate gays? That’s what we keep being told.


    Turns out, that while the founders definitely don’t approve of that choice of lifestyle, they believe in compassion. Who knew? A bunch of people claiming to be Christians care about others even when they don’t agree with them. This group took time out of their schedules to volunteer to help those who were also trying to do their part.

    On top of that, the franchise’s location on Wells Road in Orange Park is even offering coupons for a free frosted lemonade to anyone who donates blood when the One Blood mobile unit is at there store on June 14th.

    In times like these it's comforting to share a feel-good story about caring individuals and the company they work for - So much for “Chick Fil hAte” becoming a thing.
     
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    I really like Jet Blue...Good service, more leg room and free TV at your seat.
     
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    Cheating on them, of course. Probably fed them some shit about it being for work.
     
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    That's great. I'll try go fly with them more over this.
     
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    i recall years ago the ceo changed his mind said he's friend of gays