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Have The 'Miserable' Airlines Finally Reached A Tipping Point?

"We're a bunch of tuna crammed into a can and it's miserable," said one traveler. Now, airlines hope they can get past the perception that they put profit over passenger comfort.

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Have The 'Miserable' Airlines Finally Reached A Tipping Point?

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"What the American Founding Fathers understood was that institutions were built for human imperfection, not human perfection," Condoleezza Rice says. Ariel Zambelich/NPR hide caption

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Condoleezza Rice Reflects On The State Of Democracy

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Orange-Osceola State Attorney Aramis Ayala speaks with reporters about her decision to not pursue the death penalty during her administration. Renata Sago/WMFE hide caption

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Cases Pulled For Refusing The Death Penalty; Attorney Sues To Get Them Back

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President Trump, with Vice President Pence (left) and Defense Secretary James Mattis (right) watching, signs an executive action on extreme vetting at the Pentagon on Jan. 27. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Trump Travel Ban Returned To Court, With President's Words At The Center

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